KARACHI – Law enforcement agencies have claimed that arms were recovered from former Senator Faisal Raza Abidi’s house on Friday, Samaa News reported.

Abidi, who was detained late on Friday, had his home searched for half an hour by law enforcement agencies.

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Law enforcement agencies detained former Senator Faisal Raza Abidi in Karachi late on Friday.

According to sources, police and Rangers took the ex-Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader into custody from his house in the city’s Rizvia Society.

Earlier on Friday, at least six people including four members of proscribed Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) were killed and two injured in separate incidents of firing in different parts of Karachi.

As per details, three men, appeared to be ‘religious scholars’, were shot in the Shafiq Mor area of North Karachi.