The Karachi Police conducted targeted raids in different areas of the city during the last 24 hours and arrested 71 accused including 23 absconders.
According to Rangers spokesman, the raids were conducted in Ghousia Colony, Majeed Colony, Madina Colony, Nusrat Bhutto Colony, Orangi Town Sector 1-D, Shah Faisal Colony, Ahsanabad – Sohrab Goth and Naval Colony areas.
It is reported that 15 pistols have also been recovered from the arrested person.
Besides that, Rangers and police conducted a joint operation in Nazimabad area, as well as snap checking carried out in M A Jinnah Road, DHA Phase 4 and Old Sabzi Mandi areas.
During these operations law enforcers arrested 71 ‘hardened criminals and seized a large number of weapons.