Two gangsters killed in encountersSeptember 12, 2014
KARACHI: Two alleged gangsters of Lyari were killed in police encounter at Chakiwara, a troubled area of Lyari here on Saturday. Superintendent of Police (SP) Lyari Shah Nawaz Khan claimed that police conducted a targeted raid at Chakiwara area in Lyari. He said that when the police entered in the area, the criminals opened fire on them.
In retaliatory firing by the police personnel, two criminals of gang war Danish and Danial were killed. The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for medico-legal formalities.
SP said that the deceased were affiliated to Aziz Group of Lyari gang war. They were involved in killing of several people, extortion, kidnapping and other heinous crimes.
Police claimed one hand grenade and arms were also recovered from the possession of killed accused. Further investigation and legal process was under way.