At least one person was shot dead in recent spate of violence while Rangers arrested over thirty eight people during targeted operation in Karachi, sources said Sunday.

One person was shot dead in Sachal town while another person was injured in a firing incident in Dhobi Ghaat area of Karachi.

Meanwhile, Rangers launched operation in Bilal Colony on a tip-off. The Rangers conducted door-to-door search operation and surrounded the whole area, arresting thirty eight people.

Three of the arrested suspects have been shifted to undisclosed location for investigation. Huge cache of arms has also been confiscated from them.

The Rangers are still present in the area while aerial surveillance is also being carried out.