Target killings controlled in Karachi: Malik

Criminals are all Pakistanis and their videos will be released after Eidul Fitr says Interior Minister.

Express September 01, 2011

KARACHI: Interior Minister Rehman Malik claimed on Thursday that the law and order situation in Karachi has improved and incidents of target killings have been controlled to a great extent.

Speaking to the media after visiting Bacha jail in Karachi, Malik said that the police and law enforcement agencies have arrested several target killers from the city.

He mentioned that the miscreants are all Pakistanis and their videos will be released on the media after Eidul Fitr.

He stressed that the security operation to arrest those who are supporting these criminal elements will continue in various parts of the city.

The interior minister has earlier made several promises of exposing the arrested terrorists on the media.

(Read: Target killers to be brought on TV within 48 hours: Malik)

Explaining the strategy behind the ongoing targeted operations in Karachi, Malik earlier said that the operations are not against the people of the areas but are against the criminal factors.

According to Malik, a total of 103 suspects were arrested on Sunday from Allama Iqbal Colony, Zehri Para, Dhobi Ghat, Usmanabad and Jinnahabad.


Salman Orangiwala | 12 years ago | Reply @jagjit sidhoo: Dont be so sure ! Mirza is playing the game of a greater Baluchistan , fully endorsed and supported by India .He sanctioned 3 lakh arm licenece for what ? Obviously this humongus quanttiy is NOT for target killings ,these are for something more sinister, more bigger only time will prove , MQM is just another scapegoat to divert the attention .
jagjit sidhoo | 12 years ago | Reply

No foreign(Indian) hand thank God. Thanks Mr Malik for sparing us this time .

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