spacer
Home Page
News4 more die in Lyari gang war
30 April 2012
4 more die in Lyari gang war

 

KARACHI – Four people including a police officer of CID lost their lives when gangsters showered bullets and hurled grenades on a police post at Cheel Chowk in the ongoing Lyari operation on Sunday.Police high-ups claimed to have regained control of 95 per cent of Lyari, however, residents of the area rejected the claim and said police were unable to advance so far due to heavy resistance. Sources said Mullah Nisar and Tajdar alias Taju were fighting police while rest of the gangsters including Noor Muhammad alias Baba Ladla, Jabber alias Jangu, Umar Katchi and others were still on standby to take on police in their dominated areas. Police officers of different units have also been called to participate in the fight against gangsters. Gangsters welcomed SP Crime Investigation Department, Aslam
Khan, with rockets and grenades when he reached Cheel Chowk at 11 am. Following his arrival, outlaws intensified exchange of fire as a result of which a 25-year-old youth Asghar was killed and his father Yousuf sustained wounds in Afshani Gali, Lyari. Intermittent firing continued in Kalakot area where gangsters fired five rockets and attacked security forces post with grenades. Eight people including two cameramen of private TV channels and six police personnel sustained injuries in exchange of fire between forces and outlaws. Constable of CID police, Fayyaz Ahmed, succumbed to his injures while ASI Aleem Niazi, PC Naveed, PC Imran, PC Sajid, Cameramen Asif and Arif and a rescuer of a welfare organisation, Kashif, were wounded.DSP Abdul Razaq and DSP Nawaz were also wounded during exchange of fire, in Nawa Lane area of Lyari. DSP Nasir Lohdi claimed that Sajid alias Gabber, brother-in-law of Lyari gang chief Baba Ladla was killed near Gabool Park. In another attack two police personnel PC Kashif and PC Khalid among an 18 year-old-girl, Ghazal, sustained bullet injures and were shifted to hospital.Meanwhile, Sindh Home Department has directed police high-ups to intensify the operation and arrest eight main masterminds of Lyari dead or alive.The accused included Noor Muhammad alias Baba Ladla, Jabbar alias Jango, Umar Katchi, Tajdar alias Taju, Shahid MCB, Zafar Baloch, Uzair Jan Baloch, Habib Baloch.Meanwhile, residents of Lyari rallied against police operation and demanded of the government to stop operation forthwith and restore water, electric and food supplies. Protesters also torched Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) flags. According to reports, at least 35 people have been killed and some 100 sustained injuries in April. Five personnel of law enforcement agencies also lost their lives during the whole episode continuing intermittently. Sources privy to the matter disclosed that police had claimed to kill two gangsters including Mullah Sohail and Naeem Lahooti but both are still alive.

Source: the nation
NewsSee Also in Political News
Punjab govt to give schoolgirls four hens, one cock and a cage to teach 'kitchen skills'
25 August 2016

ISLAMABAD: Schoolgirls in Pakistan will be given poultry to care for in an initiative partly aimed at teaching them about the kitchen, officials said, raising the eyebrows of women?s activists across the country. Punjab officials said that the government will initially be providing girls in 1,000 primary schools with four hens, one cock, and a cage. Naseem Sadiq, head of the Punjab government?s livestock department, said that the aim was to promote poultry and educate about nutrition, citing ... Full Story
Three British siblings are kicked off a flight after fellow passengers said they'd been seen "reading ISIS material" - despite none of them being able to speak, read or write Arabic
24 August 2016

Maryam, 19, Sakina, 24, and Ali Dharas, 21, were travelling to Naples They were escorted their easyJet flight at London Gatwick and quizzed Police told Maryam and Sakina they were seen 'reading ISIS materials' Siblings were asked if they could speak English before re-boarding Three British siblings were removed from an easyJet flight after fellow passengers wrongly accused them of 'reading ISIS material'. Sisters Maryam, 19, and Sakina Dharas, 24, and their brother Ali, 21, had taken their ... Full Story
Top officials of govt gas pipeline firm sacked for questioning transparency
19 August 2016

The government has sacked the chairman and an independent member of the board of directors (BoD) of a state-owned entity executing $15 billion gas pipeline projects after they raised questions of economic feasibility, transparency and record tampering. Informed sources told Dawn that Chairman Nawabzada Shahzad A. Khan and member Zubair Motiwala were unceremoniously removed by the ministry of petroleum from the nine-member board of the Interstate Gas Systems (Pvt) Ltd (ISGS) a day after they ... Full Story
Sindh High Court grants bail to Axact-BOL boss, 13 others
16 August 2016

ISLAMABAD ? The Sindh High Court Monday granted bail to Shoaib Ahmad Shaikh, CEO of Axact-BOL, and 13 others in a case relating to alleged selling of fake degrees. Shaukat ... Full Story
Rhetoric and reality
15 August 2016

The soon to be concluded programme with the IMF, unlike the last one, is being completed without having to be aborted mid-way through. But only a chronic optimist would call this ... Full Story
Sheikh Hamza Yousuf Writes About His Mother Who Just Passed
10 August 2016

My mother, Elizabeth Anne George Hanson, died last night with her hand in mine, surrounded by her children. She was ninety-five years old; when she was born, there was an Ottoman ... Full Story
KP Assembly passes Conflict of Interest Bill 2016...
06 August 2016

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly unanimously passed three bills on Conflict of Interest, Universities (amendment) and Galiyat Development Authority on Friday. The Khyber ... Full Story
Kidnapping of children not serious issue: IG Punjab
05 August 2016

LAHORE Inspector General Punjab Police Mushtaq Ahmad Sukherha said on Saturday the kidnapping of children was not a serious issue and it had been wrongly portrayed by media ... Full Story
This Muslim Man Spent 23 Years Of His Life Locked Up In Jail On False Terror Charges
04 August 2016
KPK signs railway project worth $1.6b with China company
04 August 2016
Former Indian Army Officer From Kashmir Made Thousands Cry with His Moving Facebook Post
02 August 2016
It Is Safer To Be A Cow Than A Muslim In India, Says Shashi Tharoor In Lok Sabha
02 August 2016
This LUMS Student Spends Every Free Minute Teaching The Poor Kids Of Lahore
02 August 2016
Privacy Nightmare - CM Sindh Makes WhatsApp Groups for Cabinet, Ministers
01 August 2016
Govt took massive $9.3b foreign loans in FY 2015-16
30 July 2016
Syrian asylum seeker kills himself, injures 12 with a bomb outside a German music festival
25 July 2016
An open letter to PM Nawaz Sharif following his grand return to Pakistan
20 July 2016
Keep calm. Misbah is here : Pakistan's thrilling triumph at Lord's was underscored by their captain's serenity
18 July 2016
Picture of Top Media managment team of Nawaz Shareef
11 July 2016
Who is going to arrest them??Pervez Musharraf, Ashfaq Parvez Kayani too have Swiss Bank accounts - Report
02 July 2016
Meet Bobby from Faisalabad Who Built His Own House by Earning Online
02 July 2016
Bureaucracy rebels against Maryam Nawaz
30 June 2016
Imran announces health insurance scheme in KP
30 June 2016
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa belongs to Afghans - Achakzai
30 June 2016
250 Mini Hydropower Projects To Be Functional In KPK By End 2016
29 June 2016
Awaz.tv
Privacy Policy: We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

Disclaimer: Awaz.tv is not responsible for any content linked to or referred to from these pages. All videos, live tvs, blogs or video links point to content hosted on third party websites or members. We are using third party links for live tvs. Users who upload these videos or blogs agree not to upload illegal content when creating their user accounts. Awaz.tv does not accept responsibility for content hosted on third party websites or by the members. If you have any questions please contact us.
Copyright © 2000-2016 Awaz.tv. All rights reserved unless where otherwise noted.