MQM-London’s target killer among 11 suspects arrested by CTD in Karachi

  • MQM's Irfan allegedly involved in target killings, attempted murder cases

KARACHI – The Counter-terrorism Department (CTD) on Saturday apprehended 11 suspects, including a target killer of a political party, Muttahida Quami Movement-London, in different raids in Karachi, local media reported.

According to CTD officials, a raid was conducted on a tip-off in Qasba Colony from where the MQM’s target killer named Irfan alias Mama was arrested.

Irfan is allegedly involved in several killings and attempted murder cases, he said, adding that a huge cache of weapons was also seized during the operation.

In another raid, CTD officials arrested 10 suspects allegedly involved in target-killing, street crimes, theft and drug trafficking.