Karachi: 42 accused arrested during the search operation

KARACHI: The Rangers and police personnel conducted search operations in different areas of the city on Monday, during which they arrested 42 accused including a target killer, Aaj News reported.

The sources revealed that one accused was arrested from Pak Colony, who is claimed to be a target killer, whereas one accused was killed during an exchange of fire, who was later identified as a member of gang-war. The police sources revealed that the accused was involved in many wanted crimes like extortion’s and killing of renowned political personalities. The accused was wanted and the police authorities have earlier claimed a token of money of 25 lacs on his arrest.

On the other hand, police raided a den of alcoholic people located in Garden, from where they arrested seven accused, whereas the police also seized arms from their possession.

Meanwhile, the East Zone police arrested 45 accused within 24 hours from different areas of the city, whereas one person was killed during a firing incident headed by some unknown men.