killing of Karachi University Islamic Studies Dean Professor Shakeel Auj and Professor Sibte Hassan.
He was working as a ward boy in a government hospital, police official said.
The AIG further disclosed that a five-member group was found involved in several incidents of targeted killings in the metropolitan city.
Clarifying his controversial statement on groupings within a political party, he said that his statement was presented out of context.
He, however, asserted that criminal elements were affiliated with political parties.
The police arrested the fugitive and presented him in front of the media. The killer has been involved in various criminal activities including the murder of the two professors.
Ghulam Qadir Thebo also told the media that the number of target killings had risen in the previous month. He stated that we want complete eradication of target killings.
The Karachi Police Chief also stated that it doesn't matter if the terrorist belongs to Daash/Islamic State or the Taliban, we will continue to arrest them.
The Police Chief also announced an award of Rs. 50 lac for the teams involved in the capture of the murderer. -NNI