Police arrest two criminals after encounter


KARACHI: Police claimed to have arrested two Lyari gang war men and notorious street robbers belonging to Uzair Baloch group in injured condition after encounter at Lyari in Chakiwara police jurisdiction.

According to Station House Officer (SHO) Chakiwara Safdar Mashwani, an encounter took place with Lyari gangsters; resultantly, two street robbers belonging to Uzair Baloch group identified as Saeed Baloch alias Jumah son of Murad and Abdul Wajid Baloch both aged about 22 years, were injured in police shootout at Maulamabad area.

The police recovered weapon and one motorcycle snatched from the area of PS Shershah.

The rescue sources said both accused were brought to Civil Hospital Karachi for treatment.