Law enforcement agencies, Rangers and Police, increased speed of ongoing targeted operation in Karachi as three Lyari gangsters were killed after armed clash with the law enforcers. On the other hand, violent incidents have claimed lives of five citizens including father and son in the metropolis.
Police said that joint raid of police and Rangers was conducted near Dubai Chowk of Lyari where two members of banned outfit were killed who were involved in assassination of 27 persons. Moreover, a target killer of 18 persons was killed in an armed fight held in Sangolane Lyari.
Earlier, three persons were gunned down by unidentified persons in Lyari while two members of Lyari gang war were killed in Machar Colony.
Two culprits were arrested along with weapons by alleged police battle in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area. In another violent incident, three members of a family including father, son were killed while mother sustained injuries inside a house of Sohrab Goth.
Moreover, six persons were injured by firing in Korangi, Tariq Road and North Nazimabad areas.