3 terrorists of Uzair Baloch group among eight killed in Karachi
KARACHI: At least eight criminals including three terrorists of Lyari gang war’s Uzair Baloch group were killed in two separate encounters with police here on Thursday.
According to police sources, after receiving information from secret agency about presence of terrorists in Machar Colony area of Lyari, police carried out a raid in the area and cordoned off the entry and exit routes during the operation.
During the raid, terrorists opened firing at police party, in retaliation three suspected terrorists belonged to Lyari gang war’s Uzair Baloch group were killed on the spot. The terrorists were involved in different crimes including extortion, target killing and hand grenade attacks. Police personnel remained unhurt in the operation.
Meanwhile, in its drive against kidnappers, Police conducted an operation in Orangi Town area of Karachi, where the kidnappers opened firing, in retaliation five kidnappers were killed on the spot while police rescued a trader Zahid Ali kidnapped on February 28 for ransom.