Four terrorists killed in encounter with police in Karachi
KARACHI (92 News) – Four terrorists were killed in an encounter with the police in Shah Latif Town on Saturday.
SSP Rao Anwaar said that they raided a place on a tip-off and the terrorists opened fire on them.
He said that the police also retaliated, killing four terrorists including Maulvi Ishaq and Nazar.
The SSP said that the terrorists belonged to the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Daesh. “Maulvi Ishaq was a key commander of the Lashkar-e-Jhangvi. He was the gunman of TTP commander Hakeemullah Mehsud,” he added.
He said that Nazar was involved in attacks on an Imambargah on M Jinnah Road, PNS Mehran and police, Rangers and Army officials.
Rao Anwaar said that three TT pistols, a rifle and a motorcycle were recovered from the terrorists.