Rangers detain four target killers for 90 days


KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers, Sindh on Thursday informed Anti-Terrorism Court about the 90-day preventive detention of four suspects who were involved in target killings and other offences.

The Rangers along with its counsel produced the suspects Jahanzaib Ebad Khan, Khan Azam Gul, Kamran alias Kami and Imran Khan before the administrative judge of ATC, amid tight security.

The paramilitary force told the judge that they have credible information about suspects’ involvement in target killing, extortion, kidnapping and offences came within the ambit of Anti-Terrorism Act.

According to Rangers, Jahanzaib Ebad Khan and Khan Azam Gul were arrested during targeted operations in Karachi’s Defence area whereas Kamran and Imran were arrested from Mehmoodabad.

The Rangers detained the suspects considering legal provision 11 EEEEE (1) of Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997. The production of the suspect along with other documents was made in compliance with 11 EEEEE (3) of ATA for the information and record of the court.