Police arrested 165 target killers in 2012: IG Sindh

Vital information extracted through interrogation of the arrested criminals, says Fayyaz Leghari.

Ferya Ilyas November 21, 2012

HYDERABAD: The Sindh Police has arrested around 165 target killers this year and extracted vital information from them, said Inspector General Police (IGP) Sindh Fayyaz Leghari  on Wednesday.

Leghari was addressing a press conference in Hyderabad.

The IG said that interrogation of the arrested criminals has revealed information regarding more than 270 criminal cases – new and old.

“Many murder plans have also been detected,” he added.

Leghari said that the police has compiled a report about the steps taken to curb criminal activities and will submit it to the Supreme Court.

He said that the apex court’s orders with regard to Karachi violence have been followed.


Zulfiqar | 8 years ago | Reply

We do not need numbers.... We need to know who are they? What are their names? For whom they are working for? And Pleeeeeeeeeeeeeeease dont say they all belong to TTP !!

Ch. Allah Daad | 8 years ago | Reply

Please don't tell us how many are arrested. Jail time is a vaccation time for them. Get rid of them and tell us the numbers only.

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