KARACHI – At least four suspects were taken into custody by the law enforcement personnel in the wee hours of Saturday from different areas Karachi.
According to the details, two suspects were detained in a raid at Bohri Bazar of Saddar. Rangers conducted house search of targeted residential areas, in which as many as 30 paramilitary officials took part.
Meanwhile, in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Block two more suspects were taken into custody by the law enforcement agents.
Earlier on Friday, Sindh Rangers arrested 19 suspects including three alleged terrorists belonging to banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Al-Qaeda, a spokesman for the paramilitary forces said.
According to the spokesman, out of the three terrorists, one belonged to Al-Qaeda Sub-continent while the other two were affiliated with Lashkar-e-Jhangvi.
He said that the other arrested suspects were either extortionists or street criminals.
The scope of Karachi operation has been widened ever since reports of target killing in scattered areas of metropolis reemerged in recent days.