KARACHI – The Crime Investigation Department (CID) claimed to have arrested seven alleged assassins in separate raids on different city neighbourhoods on Sunday.
Besides targeted killing, they were also found involved in car-lifting, extortion and other crimes.
The suspects were identified as Hassan Ali, son of Muhammad Abad, Fahim Akbar, son of Muhammad Akbar, Muhammad Saleem, son of Abdullah, Abdul Rauf alias Lamba, son of Haji Adam Ali, Muhammad Danish, son of Haroon, Azadi Khan, son of Iqbal Khan and Syed Salik Siraj, son of Sirajuddin.
One kalashnikov, six pistols, 32 different caliber of bullets, 500-kg hashish and two snatched cars were seized from them. Further investigation is underway.