Security beefed up in Karachi, two dead

Published: June 24, 2010
Police and rangers were put on high alert across the city.

Police and rangers were put on high alert across the city.

KARACHI: Terror once again hit the city as firing incidents were reported in Shah Faisal Colony while one MQM activist and one other person was killed on Thursday.

During search operation in different areas of Karachi, rangers arrested 62 suspects and illegal arms were also  recovered.

Gunfires were reported from various areas of the city since morning. Businesses in Orangi, Shah Faisal Town, Dal Mian, North Nazimabad and the Lines Area have shut down. Miscreants burnt various tea hotels, kiosks and three motorbikes.

Security has been stepped up in these areas, as police officials and rangers conduct search operations and raids.

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Reader Comments (2)

  • Jun 24, 2010 - 5:55PM

    Just reached home 45mins ago and rumors are 1 person shot dead in Shah Faisal 35mins ago.Recommend

  • Syed A. Mateen
    Jun 24, 2010 - 9:45PM

    Every one in the city should cooperate with the law enforcing agencies in returning the peace to Karachiites which has been snatched at the gun point.Recommend

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