Rangers, Police on their toes, arrest 13 during raids
KARACHI—Following the two high profile cases of chief justice’s son kidnapping and the sufi music singer Amjad Sabri’s murder Rangers and Police have intensified their campaign against criminals andi-social elements, arresting 13 of them in raids in the city Monday. The SHO Clifton has also been suspended after the kidnapping of Owais Shah,
In raids in Ranchor Line from where they arrested a person named Wasim Qadri. The suspect was then taken to a secret location for further interrogation.
No reason was cited for the arrest of Qadri, elected vice chairman of the Union Council of a political party. He was taken to unknown place for interrogiation.The Counter Terrorism Department personnel conducted a search operation in the SITE area and arrested two suspects.
Incharge CTD Khurram Waris said that the suspects were involved in assistance of injured terrorists. The under custody suspects reportedly belong to Afghanistan.
Police also conducted a search operation in Saddar’s Preddy area and arrested five suspects during investigation of various routes from where the procession of Youm-i-Ali will pass through.
Khokhrapar police arrested three suspects involved in street crimes.
Near Jhanda Chowk in Liaquatabad, Rangers in a search operation arrested three suspects and shifted them to unknown place.
In Malir’s Saudabad area, police arrested two suspects involved in extorting traders, whereas, four suspects were taken into custody over street crimes and drug trafficking allegations.