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Four killed in Karachi violence as Rangers crackdown continues

Rescue officials said a man was gunned down in Dalmia and another in Korangi Industrial area in drive-by attacks. A firing incident was reported in Baldia town locality where two others were shot injured. A man was killed in Lyari’s Ahmed Shah Bukhari area and while a body was recovered near Super Highway. Meanwhile, Rangers conducted ‘targeted’ operation in Ghausia ... Read More »

Shahid Hayat vows to restore peace in Lyari

While talking to media during his visit, Hayat said that more than 300 police and Rangers personnel have been deployed in the area to establish peace. “Rangers and police will be deployed until peace is restored in the area” he told media. It is to be mentioned here that Lyari has remained a battle field since last many days due ... Read More »

Three including ASI shot dead in Karachi

According to police and rescue sources, an ASI was killed when unidentified miscreants attacked an armoured personnel carrier (APC) in Lyari. An unidentified man was also killed in the attack while six others were injured. It is to be mentioned here that Lyari remained tense today as clashed between two groups continue in the area. On the other hand, a ... Read More »

Firing near mourning procession triggers protest in Rawalpindi

Country-wide mourning processions and majalis are being held amid tight security and surveillance to mark Ashura (10 Muharram), the day of Hazrat Imam Hussain’s (R.A) martyrdom in Karbala. Officials said some miscreants resorted to aerial firing near a procession when it reached Rawalpindi’s Raja Bazar after passing through its traditional route. The firing triggered stampede among the attendees of the ... Read More »

QWP quits PTI-led coalition govt in KPK

Addressing a press conference here‚ QWP Chairman Sikandar Sherpao leveled series of allegations against PTI leaders. He said a new drama was started to befool the people. Sherpao told media that his party’s reservations were not being addressed. He further added that PTI never consulted the QWP leadership over decision-making when it came to matters relating to politics and governance. ... Read More »

Tight security arrangements for Muharram processions in Karachi

Imposing two-day ban on motorbike pillion-riding in Karachi and blocking cellular phone services in various town of Sindh, the government has deployed over 25,000 police and Rangers personnel in the metropolis, with army deployment in sensitive areas. On the directives of Governor Sindh Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan, the law enforcing agencies have been put on high alert to deal with any ... Read More »

Sindh CNG stations to remain closed on Nov 18, 20 and 22

KARACHI: Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations across Sindh will remain closed on November 18, 20 and 22, On the other hand, All Pakistan CNG Association rejected the decision. People across the province expressed unhappiness over the decision Read More »

Two involved in killing 20 police officials arrested in Karachi

According to the police, Mochko Police Station’s team managed to trace and engage two alleged target killers in their area. The alleged target killers opened fire at the police team and tried to escape from the scene but they were taken into the custody after an armed encounter, police said. The arrested target killers belong to a banned outfit and ... Read More »

Trolley collide kills three coalminers in Balochistan

This incident of trolley crash took place in a private coalmine in Tehsil Dakki, where three miners sustained serious injuries after a lethal hit of coal-trolley while performing their duties, told the police. It took some time before shifting those three injured coalminers to hospital and they all succumbed to injuries on the way before getting any medical assistance, added ... Read More »

Muharram security: Troops deployments in Sindh begins

The Sindh government had formally requested for military deployment in various sensitive cities, including Karachi. Army troops have started moving from Sindh’s Pano Aqil cantonment to Sindh interior cities and from Malir cantt. to different areas of Karachi, officials said. As part of Muharram security plan, the Sindh government has banned pillion-riding on the motorbike for 9th and 10th Muharram ... Read More »

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