Karachi encounters: 1 accused killed, 2 arrested

KARACHI: One accused was killed and two injured arrested during encounters with the police and Rangers’ targeted operation conducted in different areas of the metropolis city here.

SP city Shiraz Nazeer said that the police and Rangers faced an encounter with the Lyari gang war accused at Kalakot area, Lyari in which the accused Rasul Bakhsh alias Rameez was killed, who was wanted by the police in target killing, kidnapping for ransom cases.

On the other hand, the police after an encounter at Mithadar arrested an accused Mohammad Sajan and recovered 30 bore pistol from his possession.

Meanwhile, SP Clifton Ebadat Nisar said that the police after an encounter arrested an injured accused from Defence Phase-1 and recovered one pistol and a motorbike from him, while his other accomplice managed to escape from the scene.