KARACHI: At least 16 people were arrested during a targeted police operation conducted overnight in the surrounding area of Ghausia Colony.
The raid was conducted in search for criminals involved in Wednesday’s smoke attack at Karachi Central Jail. The attack took place at a time when an important investigation team was making fresh interrogations with the criminals involved in Justice Maqbool Baqir attack case.
The Rangers troops launched raids at hotels and inns located around Cantt Stations in search for the suspected people; however, no arrest was confirmed.
Meantime, a criminal, Shaukat alias Cheema was arrested from Lyari on revelations made by Lyari gang-war character, Shiraz Comrade.