23 suspects held in Rangers raids


Karachi: Pakistan Rangers Sindh on Tuesday arrested 23 more suspects in different raids carried in the city and recovered arms from them. Rangers spokesman said that targeted raids were conducted in Gulshan-e- Iqbal Block-11, Dhobi Ghat, Faqir Goth. Kausar Town, Frontier Colony, Qayyumabad, B&C areas, Gulshan-e-Bunair, Dalmia-Shanti Nagar, Jugdal Chowk, Nawa Lane areas in wee hours.

He said snap checking was also carried out at Gabol Chowk and Boat Basin areas, while a search operation conducted was conducted in Gul Muhammad Lane, Lyari area this morning.

He said during the raids, 23 criminals, including members of banned outfits, target killers affiliated with political parties and Lyari gang-war elements, were arrested. He said Rangers also recovered 34 weapons, including SMGs, M-4 Carbines, barrel rocket launcher, Avan grenades, mixed ammo and walkie talkie sets from their possession.

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