KARACHI- Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) today gunned down six criminals in different encounters across Karachi.

According to police sources, two kidnappers affiliated with Lyari gangwar were killed by LEAs in an alleged encounter at Umar Lane area of Lyari. Police said that some unidentified armed men had kidnapped a person named Zohaib and demanded ransom of Rs. 5 million for his release. Their three

accomplices managed to escape during the encounter.

In a separate incident police said that two alleged dacoits were gunned down in an encounter as they were looting people at Sohrab Goth. Sophisticated weapons were also recovered from the two robbers as well.

Two more robbers were gunned down by LEAs during robbery at Maweshi Mandi area of Super Highway. Meanwhile a body bearing torture marks was recovered from Orangi Town.