Karachi: 3 militants killed in police encounter


KARACHI: At least three terrorists of banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) were killed in an encounter with police in Sohrab Goth’s Bara Market on Thursday.


According to details, police carried out a search operation in Sohrab Goth Bara Market area on a tip-off from intelligence agencies that terrorist are present in the area. The militants present in the area opened fire at the police which was retaliated as a result three terrorists were killed.

According to SSP Malir, Rao Anwaar, the dead terrorists belonged to Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan and were identified as Iqbal and Shah Muhammad.

Rao Anwaar further informed that explosive material, Kalashnikovs and other weapons were recovered from the dead terrorists.