KARACHI: Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) today arrested Nazir Pathan, a key commander of banned outfit among eight others, during a joint search operation in parts of Karachi.

On a tip off, LEAs raided a hideout in Manghu Pir where the terrorists opened indiscriminate fire on security personnel. In retaliation Nazir Pathan was arrested in injured condition.

According to police two accomplices of Nazir Ptahan succeeded in fleeing. Huge cache of weapons was recovered from the site.

Meanwhile, Azizabad police claimed to have arrested 3 suspected persons including two alleged robbers involved in different crimes. The local police have arrested three gang war members from Layari Khadda market .The arrested persons are affiliated with Wasi Ullah Lakhu group.