KARACHI –Rangers and police crackdown against criminal has been intensified in the city. A joint operation by Rangers and police was launched in Lyari Wednesday.
They cordoned off the areas under the influence of gang war accused Wasiullah Lakhu and Jabbar alia Jeengu.
Unknown armed man attacked the Rangers and police during raids in Shah Baig Lane and three accused including Imran, Nauman and Ghafoor were killed in exchange of fire.
The police also arrested the five accomplices of the attackers. Tension griped different areas of Lyari after the incident.
Earlier, an alleged activist of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban was killed in joint action of Rangers and CID Police in Manghopir area.
In another raid, Quaidabad Police arrested two suspects namely Amjad and Hakeem Sher and recovered ammunition and hand grenades from their possession.
Meanwhile, Rangers arrested more than 60 suspects during targeted operation in different areas of the city.