Two TTP men killed in Rangers encounter

May 30, 2013 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Two activists of outlawed Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan TTP were killed in an encounter with Rangers near F11 bus stop in Kunwari Colony area of Manghopir here on Thursday.

According to sources, TTP men allegedly opened fire on Rangers during a search operation in the area. The Rangers also retaliated fire that killed two TTP activists. Two hand grenades, a Kalashnikov and other arms and ammunitions were also recovered from their possession.

The deceased were identified as 26yearold Usman and 28yearold Akhter. The bodies were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medicolegal formalities. No Rangers and police officials were available for comment in this regard.