Wednesday October 12, 2022

Suspect Behind Attack on Korangi Fire Station Arrested: Rangers

KARACHI: One of the suspects behind an armed attack on a fire station and the killing of two employees, in Karachi’s Korangi area, has been arrested in a joint operation conducted by the police and Sindh Rangers, said a spokesperson of the paramilitary force on Wednesday.

The spokesperson said that suspect Sheikh Bilal Zafar Farooqi, who was involved in terrorist activities, was arrested in the joint operation carried out in the Manzoor Colony area of the city. Arms and ammunition were also recovered from the suspect, he said.

The spokesperson shared that the suspect has been sent to jail multiple times, adding that raids were being conducted to arrest his accomplices.

The Rangers official shared that the suspect has been handed over to the police for further legal action.

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