KARACHI: Police on Monday claimed to have killed 10 suspected militants of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in encounter in Sohrab Goth.
SSP Ali Mohammad said that a rangers and police party conducted joint search operation at Super Market area in Sohrab Goth. SSP Rao Anwar said that armed TTP militants opened fire on police after which they returned fire in Sohrab Goth.
He said that during encounter, 10 TTP militants were killed on the spot. The police also claimed to have recovered weapons, hand grenades, explosive material and police uniform from those killed.
During the operation, all inter and exit routes of the area were sealed off. The operation created panic in the areas.