Rangers Raid At MQM Headquarters 90: Pictorial View Of An Unusual Day In Karachi

Pakistan Rangers soldier inspects weapons recovered following the raid at MQM headquarters NineZero | PakistanTribe.com

Rangers Raid At MQM Headquarters 90: Pictorial View Of An Unusual Day In Karachi | PakistanTribe.comKARACHI – Pakistan’s largest city Karachi once again facing uncertainty as paramilitary force Rangers has conducted targeted operation at Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) headquarters NineZero on Wednesday morning, PakistanTribe.com reported.

According to the PakistanTribe (PT) correspondent from Karachi, during the raid senior Rabita (coordination) Committee member Amir Khan, including several party workers have been arrested.

Pakistani paramilitary soldiers and police cordon off a street i=in Azizabad area of Karachi during a raid on MQM's offices | PakistanTribe.com“Pakistan Rangers Sindh has conducted a series of targeted raids at surrounding areas of MQM headquarters 90 including Khursheed Memorial Hall today,” paramilitary force statement further said “during the above mentioned action many hardcore criminals have been arrested.”

Pakistan Rangers soldier inspects weapons recovered following the raid at MQM headquarters NineZero | PakistanTribe.com“Faisal Mota (involved in murder of Wali Khan Babur and convicted and sentenced to death by court), Farhan Shabbir @ Mullah, Amir, Nadir (convicted and sentenced 13 years), Ubaid K 2 have been detained during the raid.”

A policeman extinguishes a burning auto-rickshaw torched by an angry mob following the raid at MQM headquarters NineZero | PakistanTribe.comThe Rangers seized large cache of arms and detained workers. An office bearer, Waqas Ali Shah, was killed during the raid and a cameraman injured during firing.

Rangers has raided MQM headquarters NineZero and arrested many hardcore criminals | PakistanTribe.comDue to the law and order situation in city, schools were closed down and examinations postponed as citizens feared violence soon after the incident took place.

Pakistani social media users also reacted over the situation as micro-blogging website Twitter became the battle-field for political rivals.

#MQMIsTerroristOrganization, #WeStandWithPakRangers and #RangersRockedAltafShocked were top Twitter trends against MQM while #STOPvictimizingMQM was initiated from MQM activists.

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