KARACHI (PPI) - Special Investigation Unit (SIU) has arrested an alleged sectarian terrorist after a brief encounter near Saima Blessing Apartments in New Karachi on Thursday. SIU SP Raja Umar Khittab said this during a Press briefing at SIU Head Office in Jamshed Quarter. DSP Wasif Qureshi, DSP Ali Raza and other SIU officers were also present. SP said the accused Furaqan Qadri was wanted in different crimes including murder, attempt to murder, extortion etc. He was the sector in-charge of Sunni Tehrik, Sector 5/E, PS-99 in New Karachi. He said on 30th June the SIU team on tip-off conducted a raid in the limits of Eidgah police station, but the accused managed to flee with his accomplices after trading fire with police. During the night between Wednesday and Thursday last, the culprit was finally arrested from Saima Blessing Apartments along with his accomplices, Adil Qadri after an encounter, he added. SIU also recovered one Kalashnikov, two TT pistols, and one stolen car from their possession. Later, on their pointation, the SIU further recovered four repeater guns, three TT pistols, two 7mm rifles and a large quantity of bullets. The arrested accused confessed that he had killed a Qadyani man near Noor Mosque at North Karachi in 2003. He has also been a suspect in creating panic in North Karachi area when a leader of the Sunni Tehrik Mulaana Qari Abdul Walli Jan sustained bullet injuries by unidentified culprits. The accused further confessed that he used to take extortion from local businessman. In this regard his accomplice Faisal was arrested and area police registered a case against him, he added. On December 2007,the accused burnt a vehicle near Two Minute Chowrangi at Abdullah Complex. The SP said the accused also involved in killing of a Muttahida Qaumi Movement activist Danish alias Kala at Sector 5/J near Monotechnical Collage in October. Meanwhile in 2008, he also killed another MQM activist, Liaqat Ali at New Karachi Sector 11-G on October 2008. His accomplices Kaleem alias Kana, Waqar alias Shani, Nadeem alias Bacha, Jamshed alias Behra, Faisal Gandairi, Arshad alias K2 and Munna were also involved in these criminals activities. The SP said last year, the accused killed another MQM activist Arshad alias K2 at New Karachi Kala School. Workers of MQM Haqiqi, Kashif and Majid were also involved in this crime. The SP said the accused killed Dr Moosa who belonged to a different sect in his clinic at New Karachi Sector 11-F on March 2009. He had also killed another religious leader, Maulana Pakori, belonged to different sect at New Karachi Sector 5-E near Bismillah Maternity Home. The accused had also killed a Nadeem alias Aaro and Saqib who were said to be activist of MQM at new Karachi Sector 5-E on June 2009. Yousuf Chakla, Iqbal alias Mama, Faisal alias Gandiri, Arshad K2 and Majid also were his accomplices in this criminal activity. The SP further briefed that SIU was busy to conduct raids in different area to arrest his accomplices.