KARACHI: Rangers forces in a targeted operation on Sunday arrested former SHO Javed Baloch along with nine other suspects, DawnNews reported.

In a press conference held at the Rangers Headquarters, SSP City Faisal Bashir Memon and Rangers officials revealed that the arrested were involved in the murder of one of the prime characters in the Lyari Gang War Arshad Pappu.

They added that three SMGs, two Repeaters, 25 TT Pistols, six hand grenades, and seven toy bombs were were also confiscated during the operation.

Other operations were also conducted by Rangers in different parts of the city during which 30 suspects were arrested.

Security forces conducted operations in Benazir Colony, Lyari, New Karachi, Faqeer Colony, Baldia, Gadap, Ghousia Colony, Old Subzi Mandi, Defence and Seaview along with various other areas.

According to a rangers spokesperson, the arrested suspects had been involved in various crimes of a serious order.

Karachi is presently undergoing a targeted operation aimed at ridding it of the various different extortionists, gangs and target killers at large in the metropolis.

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mashman
September 29, 2013 6:50 pm

Keep up the good work.

Saeed
September 29, 2013 7:17 pm

Why arresting gangster ,and other bad people killer. Arrest those who are killing innocent people.

saleem daminoo
September 29, 2013 8:14 pm

every crime connects with local police. here in pakistan police have already know what is going to happen in their locality.

imtiaz
September 29, 2013 8:50 pm

in the next step will ranger arrest former IG,,i hope not

IBN-E-ASHFAQUE
September 30, 2013 10:37 am

There are many more blacksheep in Sindh police like SHO Javed Baloch. He is only the tip of an iceberg. Congrats to rangers as well as new police highups in Sindh.

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