Rangers claim arrest of MQM leaders killers


KARACHI: Rangers have arrested two suspected target killers during operation in Gulshan-e-Maymar area of Karachi here on Saturday.


According to Rangers spokesperson, suspects Akbar alias Kala and Konain Haider belong to a political party.

They have allegedly killed seven people including MPA Raza Haider and Sajid Qureshi of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM).

Both suspects have carried out cracker blasts at MQM election camps in Azizabad, Nazimabad, Muka Chowk and Yousaf Plaza on the directives of party leadership, the Rangers spokesperson said.

He said the attacks at MQM camps were carried out to gain public sympathies during the election.