11 al­leged ter­ror­ists of TTP killed in 10 months

The Pak Banker - - 2national -

KARACHI: The Crime In­ves­ti­ga­tion Di­vi­sion (CID) has elim­i­nated 11 al­leged ter­ror­ists and ar­rested 66 mil­i­tants as­so­ci­ated with Tehreek-eTal­iban Pak­istan dur­ing last 10 months in Karachi.

Ac­cord­ing to a state­ment of the Home Depart­ment is­sued, on Fri­day, the proac­tive strat­egy of the Po­lice Depart­ment re­sulted in bust­ing the crim­i­nal gangs and helped con­sid­er­ably dwin­dled street crimes such as ve­hi­cle and cell phone snatch­ing in the megapo­lis.

The re­port com­piled by Pro­vin­cial Home Depart­ment and sub­mit­ted to Sindh Home and Pris­ons Min­is­ter. Dr. Zuli­fiqar Ali Mirza, fur­ther stated that dur­ing the 10 months of the cur­rent year, the CID po­lice also re­cov­ered 352.5 kgs high ex­plo­sive ma­te­rial, 85 det­o­na­tors, 100 hand grenade, rocket launch­ers, 11 live bombs, 2 sui­cide jack­ets and 229 so­phis­ti­cated weapons.

In a sep­a­rate over­all Sindh Crime Re­view from Jan 1, 2010 upto Novem­ber 15, at least 2231 en­coun­ters with dacoits took place through­out the prov­ince, 152 dacoits killed, 8314 dacoits ar­rested, 2828 pro­claimed of­fend­ers ar­rested, 37259 ab­scon­der ar­rested and 117 ab­ductees were re­cov­ered by the po­lice. The Po­lice also re­cov­ered a to­tal of 10170 il­licit arms from the pos­ses­sion of dacoits and other crim­i­nals. More­over, one rocket launcher, 659 AK ri­fles/sten gun, 117 shot guns, 8037 pis­tols/re­volvers, 305 ri­fles, 51 hand grenades, 194 car­bines,413 dag­gers and 58041 car­tridges were re­cov­ered. -App

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