224 Alleged Target Killers Arrested by Police in Karachi

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As Supreme Court resumed hearing of Karachi law and order case, the Inspector General (IG) Sindh Police presented a detailed report over the incidents of target killings and extortion in the city. A larger bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry resumed hearing of Karachi law and order case today (Thursday) at Supreme Court`s Karachi Registry. The report submitted by IG Sindh included a list of 224 alleged target killers, having affiliation with different political parties and banned outfits. It was mentioned in the report that 81 alleged target killers were affiliated with Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), 38 Sunni Tehreek (ST), 4 Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), 9 Tehreek-e-Insaaf and 13 others belonged to Awami…

Tehreek-e-Taliban members arrested as Abbas Town Bombing Suspects

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The Sindh police’s Crime Investigation Department caught three associates of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), who were supposedly involved in Abbas Town blast, during a targeted operation in Manghopir on Wed. According to the cops, the suspects, Shoaib Mehsud, Khalid Rehman Mehsud and Aurangzaib Mehsud, were arrested after the police was tipped off about their activities. SSP Fayyaz Khan informed media that a suicide jacket, two bombs, three hand grenades, a Kalashnikov, two TT pistols, a detonator, and some ball-bearings were seized from the hideout of the suspects. Some of the culprits also managed to escape during the Police raid. “The caught men are part of Hakeemullah Mehsud’s faction of TTP and are accountable for a variety…

Police Arrest 2 TTP Terrorist from Korangi

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Two alleged terrorists, such as Naib Amir of prohibited Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), were caught from Korangi, cops said. Addressing a media meeting here on Friday, SSP Raja Umar Khatab said arms were also retrieved from the legal care of the caught terrorists. He is convinced, identified as Naqibullah and Adnan, were engaged in focus on murdered and cash extortion. They murdered four individuals, along with a constable, in Karachi, he stated.

5kg Bomb Defused near Khwaja Ajmer Nagri Police Post

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A five kilogramme bomb of high intensity was defused near a police check post in the Khwaja Ajmer Nagri area of Karachi on Monday. The bomb was placed inside a pressure cooker and was found by a labourer working in the area. The police said that it took a long time for the Bomb Disposal Squad to defuse the bomb and the bomb would have caused major damage. The bomb also had two detonators and was expertly made, the police added. According to SP Salman Syed, the bomb could have been a reaction to the arrest of sons of a key Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader. While there have been several bomb blasts in Karachi in…

Violence Claims Five More Innocent Lives in Karachi

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While law enforcement agencies attempt to control violence and unrest in the city, the most recent spate of firing incidents took five lives in Karachi on Wednesday.  Unidentified men opened fire on and killed a man identified as Qari Muhammad Imran at a cell phone shop near Filmistan Cinema on Nishtar Road. The deceased was a muezzin at a nearby mosque. Following the incident, people burned tyres and created an uproar, resulting in halting of traffic from Teen Hatti to Lasbela. A man identified as Shujaat Hussain was killed when unidentified men fired upon him in Orangi Town. Ghulam Muhammad in Manghopir and Maulana Saifullah in Korangi 51/C were killed by unidentified men, while an unidentified man…

Constable Killed in the Line of Duty ,Another Dead Body found from Kharadar

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Violence in the Manghopir area saw yet another policeman lose his life in the line of duty, while two other members of the force were injured in a brazen attack on a patrolling unit of the law enforcers on Monday. Constable Syed Riaz Hussain was shot dead, while Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Mumtaz and another policeman was injured when gunmen emerged from bushes along the main road of Kanwari Colony and opened fire at the law enforcers who were conducting snap checking. The assailants managed to take advantage of the darkness and fled from the scene of the crime. The injured policemen were moved to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH), where Hussain breathed his last. The…

Police Arrested Two TTP Members from Karachi

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Crime Investigation Department (CID) of Police has arrested two members belonging to the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) after conducting raids in different areas of the city on Tuesday. According to SP CID Fayaz Khan, the police arrested the TTP men from Mauripur and Federal B Area. The arrested men are also involved in several incidents of target killings also. The arrested men are identified as Shah Alam Mehsud and Sadiq Mehsud. Police also recovered hand grenades, other weapons and a taxi from their custody.

8 Killed in Karachi in Last 24 Hours

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The number of victims of the ongoing violence raging during the last 24 hours in the city, mounted to eight; also, an operative of a political party has been laid to rest. The body of the other has been dispatched towards his native area of Swabi. A youth’s body was recovered from Malir River. Body could not be identified. Earlier yesterday, Awami National Party (ANP) leader Ismail Mehsud’s vehicle was ambushed near Shafiq Morr of the city. His party worker and driver Shakeel Khan was injured in the attack and later on, he succumbed to injuries in the hospital. Funeral prayer for the eternal peace of Shakeel Khan was offered late yesterday night on Abul…

3 Operatives of Banned TTP Arrested from Karachi

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At least three criminals including two operatives of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) involved in target killings of police personnel in the city, have been arrested. According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) West Amir Farooqui, police arrested two target killers—Faisal Mehsud and Khan Muhammed alias Sajid—from Orangi Town. The two miscreants belonged to outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and are wanted in the killings of ASI Nadeem Abbasi and Constable Sajid. According to police sources, pistol of a policeman was also recovered from the custody of the miscreants. Meantime, police moving on a tip-off, arrested a criminal, Shaukat from Pak Colony and recovered weapons from his possession. According to police sources, the miscreant is involved in…

Sindh Home Ministry put Bounty on Wanted Criminals

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Sindh Home Ministry late Tuesday announced head money for wanted criminals including Aziz Jan Baluch and Baba Ladla. According to  correspondent, the ministry announced Rs.3 million head bounty for Baba Ladla, Rs.2 million for Aziz Jan and Rs.2.5 million for Zaman Mehsud of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan. He said, the ministry also announced Rs.2 million head bounty for Khair Mohammed Mehsud, Rs.1.5 million for Rashid Rekha and Rs.1 million head money for Ibrahim Kachhi.