KARACHI: Karachi police claimed on Wednesday to have arrested 99 criminals in 92 raids and four police encounters during last 24 hours in the city.
According to spokesperson of Karachi police, the police and CIA arrested 99 accused, including 20 absconders, one extortionist, one under terrorism act, 21 under narcotics act, 26 under arms ordinance, seven dacoits, offenders, and 25 other criminals. He said that an alleged bandit was also killed in an encounter.
He said that different types of 31 arms, one hand grenade, 19 liquor bottles and drugs were recovered from their possession. Murder attempts, kidnappings for ransom and other serious criminal cases were also registered against arrested accused in different police stations in the city. He claimed that accused had confessed to criminals activities.
Further investigation was under way.