Lyari gangster among four arrested by Rangers


KARACHI: The Sindh Rangers on Tuesday claimed to have arrested four criminals, including a Lyari gang war member from different parts of the metropolis.

The spokesman for the paramilitary force said that the Rangers team conducted a targeted raid in Baldia town and apprehended a Lyari gang war member named Shahid, alias Chaga. The accused was involved in target killing, extortion and several other criminal cases.

During the crackdown on street criminals, a Rangers patrolling party detained a criminal named Naveed from Jackson area.  Separately, the paramilitary force conducted search operations in Liaquatabad and Gabol Town areas and arrested two members of MQM-London.

The accused were identified as Muhammad Hussain and Javaid Akhtar Saddiqui.

Rangers also claimed to recover weapons, contrabands and drugs from their possession. The detainees would be handed over to police for legal proceedings, said the spokesman.