Extortionists and robbers among 8 killed in Karachi

Eight people, including extortionists and three dacoits, were killed in separates incidents here on Thursday.

Two persons were also killed in firing incidents.

Two robbers were shot dead in Lyari’s Cheel Chowk while one dacoit was killed in New Karachi in police encounters.

In Korangi Industrial area, a worker of a political party was arrested. Six criminals were held from Korangi Industrial Area and Malir Liaquat Square for extortion. The PIB police also arrested an extortionist while in Lyari’s Dubai a man was killed in a firing incident. A bullet-riddled body was also found in the Fisheries area. — Online

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