Several suspects arrested in over night raids in Karachi


KARACHI: In overnight raids conducted by the law-enforcers all over the city, at least 26 people including nine foreigners have been arrested and arms have been seized from their possession.

According to police sources, raids were launched at the exit and entry points of Cantt Bazaar in the Shah Faisal area since reportedly Afghan nationals were illegally residing in these areas.

Meanwhile, in various other operations launched by Kalri and Gulberg police stations, six foreigners Bashir Ahmed, Amir Hamza, Qadeer Bengali, Majeed Bengali, Lal Muhammed and Yaqoob were arrested and cases were lodged against them under Foreign Act.