Tuesday Jun 21, 2016
KARACHI: Three suspects were killed during police encounters and a suspect involved in manufacturing of suicide jackets was arrested on Tuesday in Karachi.
According to sources, two suspects were killed in an encounter with Counter-terrorism Department (CTD) officers in Karachi’s Gulshan-i-Maymar area.
The killed suspects allegedly belonged to a banned organisation and weapons were recovered from their possession.
According to the CTD sources, one of the dead suspects trained suicide bombers while the second one was involved in killing of Swat peace committee members and security personnel.
In a search operation in Lyari’s Shah Baig Lane, police conducted a search operation. During an encounter between the suspects and police an important Lyari gang war suspect Allah Bux alias Chahu was killed.
Police claimed that the killed suspect was involved in the Kabari market attack and killing of more than 20 people.
Moreover, police arrested 10 suspects from Karachi’s Metroville area.