Police have arrested at least 39 suspected people during overnight raids in various areas of Karachi in the wake of devastating bombing of Suparco bus.

Talking to media persons here in Karachi on Thursday Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) West Amir Farouqi said that Police conducted raids in different areas of the city including Muwachh Goth, Orangi Town, Mouchko, Saeedabad, Baldia Town, Hub River Road, Ittehad Town and Site Area in which at least 39 suspected had been arrested so far.

He said that the interrogation is in progress with the captured people in police custody.

It should be mentioned here that an explosion ripped through  a bus carrying employees of country’s space agency – Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) – killing two and injuring more than 20 of them. The bus carrying 40 SUPARCO employees, was hit in Mawach Goth at around 4.45 pm on Wednesday.