KARACHI: Only one day after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ordered to speedup the targeted operation in metropolis, the SIndh Rangers arrested 12 miscreants having links with the banned outfits.
According to Sindh Rangers spokesman, the paramilitary troops conducted a search operation in Ittehad Town locality of Karachi’s Baldia Town and rounded up a dozen members of different outlawed groups.
Weapons were also recovered from their possession, Rangers spokesman said.
Nawaz was in Karachi to chair a high-level meeting regarding law and order situation of Karachi. After the formal meeting Nawaz Sharif held consultation with the representatives of all political parties of Karachi including MQM and JI
Moreover, PakistanTribe also learnt from credible sources that Director General Sindh Rangers Major General Rizwan Akhter gave briefing over Targeted Operation in Karachi. DG Rangers said that if political parties provide support then miscreants and criminals in Karachi could be eliminated completely.
During the meeting, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and MQM showed some reservations over targeted operation. However, all political parties vowed to provide all necessary support as well.
Reviewing the law and order situation, Nawaz Sharif showed displeasure over the fact that illegal mobile phone SIMs were not yet shut down. He ordered to immediately shut down all illegal SIMs. Moreover, Nawaz Sharif also ordered to issue Red Warrants for all those criminal elements who fled the country amid targeted operation.