KARACHI -Law enforcement agencies Monday claimed to have arrested over 145 suspects in various raids and operations carried out in different parts of the city.

Police claimed to have arrested the accused persons including extortionists, street criminals, bandits and drug paddlers while recovered weapons, narcotics and looted valuables from the possession of accused persons.

Police said that the accused persons have been arrested in some 80 raids and two encounters. The accused persons were including a terrorist, 13 bandits, 16 for possessing illegal arms, 21 drug paddlers, 14 absconders and eighty others outlaws wanted to the police in various sort of criminal activities.

Police claimed to have recovered 26 weapons, one hand grenade and huge quantity of narcotics. On the other side, Quaidabad police claimed to have arrested two notorious drug paddlers while recovered weapons and huge quantity of narcotics from their possession.

The accused persons were identified as Sulaman and Ishaq were running a narcotics den in the locality. Sohrab Goth police arrested an accused Arshad Mehmood while recovered narcotics from their possession.

Steel Town police claimed to have arrested a street criminal Shakir Jokhio while recovered weapon from his possession. Police said that the accused persons were riding on a motorbike when police during routine patrolling saw suspicious motorbike and signaled them to stop for routine checking while accused persons were trying to flee resorted firing to avoid arrest.

Police running after the accused persons and managed to arrest one while his comrade managed to flee. Police recovered weapons and looted mobile phones while registered the case against the accused persons. SITE–A police arrested accused person namely Sabir Shah while recovered weapons from his possession. Police said that the accused person was wanted to the police in various cases of street crimes.

Itahad Town police arrested an accused Murad Ali while recovered huge quantity of narcotics from his possession. Mehmoodabad police arrested three accused persons including Victor, Orick and Shakir while Hydri police arrested Saleem and Jafar and recovered weapons from their possessions. Police said that the accused persons were wanted to the police in various cases of street crimes.

Meanwhile, unknown law enforces arrested UC councilor Malir namely Mansoor and taken him to unknown place for investigation.