Rangers ensure strict security ahead of Eid-ul-Fitar in Karachi


KARACHI: The Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) late the other day carried out strict security checks in a number of shopping malls in Karachi’s Clifton area.

The paramilitary force used its bomb disposal unit and canines to search individual shops in malls as part of ensuring strict security measures ahead of Eid-ul-Fitar.

Security forces remained on high alert, as the Rangers patrolled bazaars in Clifton and conducted snap-checking near Two Swords, Third Avenue in Clifton.

The police have reportedly arrested two suspects and seized weapons from their possession during an operation in the city’s Gabol Town vicinity.

The arrested suspects include a street criminal and a fugitive, the police informed.

Three suspects were apprehended from Karachi’s Kharadar area during a police patrol late the other day.

A case has also been registered against the suspects who are alleged of involvement in various instances of street crime.

In a separate police operation in Karachi’s Malir Al-Falah, a street criminal was taken into custody. The authorities recovered weapons, cash, and phones from his possession.