KARACHI: Following horrible revelations from detained Lyari gang war militant Uzair Balouch, police have expedited their actions against the notorious militants hiding in Lyari. As a result, the police have arrested nearly half a dozen gangsters of Lyari during targeted operations in some parts of Lyari. Police have claimed to have arrested one most wanted notorious Lyari gang commander also.
Police arrested the gangsters during raids on different areas, including Phool Patti Lane, Dubai Chowk, Eidu Lane and Ali Muhammad Mohalla and other parts of Lyari. Extra contingent of Lyari police participated in the overnight operation against the hideouts of the Lyari gangsters.
Police said that the operation was conducted on a tip-off about the presence of the Lyari gangsters involved in murders, attempt to murders, kidnapping, extortion, attacks on law enforcers and drug peddling. Siraj Baloch, a local commander of the Lyari gang war was also arrested along with his five comrades. Police also destroyed a narcotics den in Lyari during the operation.