KARACHI: Target killer affiliated with a political party has confessed to killing Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) local leader Mustanseen Zaidi.
Security agencies have concluded interrogation of Muhammad Imtiazud Din alias Mana who was arrested from West Zone.
Imtiaz stated that MQM’s unit in-charge Kamal Hussain ordered Zaidi’s murder.
The target killer confessed to numerous killings and firing incidents. He also claimed different lives by setting people on fire.
The criminal has given away names of another 15 target killers during interrogation. His team comprises of five culprits named Amir, Ibrahim, Shahid, Kashif and Fakhar. The criminals were involved in different heinous crimes amid language-based riots.
A local was stoned to death by the criminals after he survived being set on fire.
Imtiaz and accomplices quit target killings in light of the ongoing targeted operation in Karachi and indulged in street crimes.
Authorities have stated that the arrested target killer is a gardener in Liaquatabad Town’s Health Department.
Security teams are raiding different areas to bust Imtiaz’s accomplices.