KARACHI: The Rangers and police remained busy arresting suspects on Thursday night at well and removed at least 33 alleged criminals from the streets of the major city as part of their targeted operation.
According to sources the police taking action in different parts of city including Ittehad Town and Shah Rasool Colony arrested at least 23 suspects.
About 13 suspects landed in the hands of police in raids conducted in Ittehad Town.
SSP Clifton, Sarfaraz Nawaz, said that after blocking the entry and exit points in Shah Rasool Colony around ten alleged criminals were picked up.
“Arms and narcotics were recovered from at least three of the detainees”, he added.
According to ASP Clifton Ibadat Nisar, police took action after some kidnappers, who were recently arrested by by Citizens-Police Liaison Committee and police identified the exact location of the shelter where four convicts were hididng.
He termed the action a success as it, according to him, resulted in the arrest of at least three known culprits who were being searched for arrest.
All the held suspects were being questioned for further leads.
On the other hand, Rangers in a targeted action arrested around 10 suspects in Nazimabad.