At least 36 outlaws including eight women were arrested, along with recovery of arms, drugs and smuggled Iranian petrol during separate actions in different areas of Karachi on Monday.

The police conducted search operations against the criminals in Ittihad Town, Quaidabad, Site Area, Liaquatabad, Sharafi Goth and Ibrahim Haidri areas of Karachi.

During separate actions, 36 outlaws including eight women involved in immoral were arrested.

Arms and drugs were recovered from possession of the detainees who were being interrogated after registering separate cases against them at concerned police stations.