KARACHI: Sindh Rangers have taken around 40 suspects into custody during raids in different areas of the city on Tuesday.
Operation in Shah Faisal, Nathat Khan and Hazara Goth was carried out this morning on the information of presence of accused belonging to banned organizations, drug peddlers and criminal elements.
Huge quantity of weapons, narcotic and snatched motorcycles have also been recovered, said Rangers spokesman. He said entering and exiting ways were closed while searching was ongoing in more than 100 houses.
While, eight suspects were arrested from Sultanabad and Manghopir during a joint search operation of Rangers and police.
Rangers have also raided criminal dens in Peerabad, Kati Pahari, Nusrat Bhutto Colony and surrounding areas.
The arrested persons have been shifted to an undisclosed location for interrogation.