Rangers arrest 30 suspects during targeted operation

KARACHI: Rangers personnel arrested 30 suspects including extortionists and other criminals during targeted operation in various areas of Karachi.

Sindh Rangers’ spokesman said the targeted action was taken in Sindbad Goth, Lasi Goth, Mekasa apartment, Pakhtunabad and near Lasbela Chowrangi. The paramilitary force also recovered arms from their possession.

Those arrested included extortionists and political activists.

Meanwhile in a joint action, Rangers and police arrested an Imam of the mosque and seven criminals and recovered arms from their custody in various areas of Garden.

The Imam of the mosque was held for allegedly having contacts with the banned outfit.

Also, targeted search operation was also conducted in Mohammadabad area of Gulbahar during which entry and exit points of the area were sealed. However, no arrest was made during the raids.