Rangers arrest 13 aides of Lyari criminal Taju

KARACHI: The rangers, carrying out raids at hideouts of gang-war criminal Taju alias Ustad located in Lyari area of Khadda Market, arrested 13 of his operatives; at least 46 other criminals were apprehended in other actions by the rangers and police, media reported Saturday.

SP Anti-Violent Crime Cell, addressing a news conference here, said six arrested miscreants are involved in several crimes including kidnapping for ransom and extortion.

Napier police arrested a criminal involved in the assassinations of 25 people.

Meantime, rangers personnel raided different areas of the metropolis and took in custody at least 20 miscreants wanted in serious crimes.