Gang war accused Sarwar Baloch arrested from Lyari

KARACHI (INP): The law enforcement agencies personnel on Thursday conducted raid at the residence of Uzair Baloch in Lyari and arrested a key gangster.

The contingents of law enforcement agencies conducted raid at the house of Uzair Baloch in Singu Lane and arrested Sarwar Baloch, a key operative of Lyari gang war. Scores of other suspects were also detained in search operation in the area.

Armed men opened fire at Rangers personnel during a search operation in Nawa Lane area of Lyari, killing a personnel of the paramilitary force, while another was injured in the incident. The operation was conducted on an intelligence report about presence of criminals in the area, a spokesman for Rangers said.

The martyred personnel was identified as Asghar. The injured official Rahim, was immediately moved to a nearby hospital for medical attendance.

During the search operation Sarwar Baloch, a notorious criminal, was arrested from the house of Uzair Baloch, the chief of the outlawed People’s Aman Committee.

Scores of suspects were arrested during the operation.

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