KARACHI: As many as 9944 accused including 269 wanted, 3056 absconders, 40 kidnappers, 61 extortionists and 102 terrorists have been arrested along with ammunition of different types by the Karachi police.
Inspector General of Sindh Police, Shahid Nadeem Baloch was apprised of this in a performance report of the city police during the period from September 5 to December 6, 2013.
The report said that the police of East, West and South zones made special security arrangements and took action against criminals through prompt sharing and collection of intelligence reports.
The police also conducted 4849 raids while 546 police encounters were also held besides 89 dacoits have been killed, the report said.
The IG Sindh was told that two suicidal vests, five rocket launchers, 156 rockets, 15653 kilograms explosive material, 84 shot guns, 56 rifles, 70 Kalashinkovs, three LMGs, 2445 pistols, 17 kilograms heroin, two maunds of charas were also seized from the accused during September 5 to December 6.