Raees Mama , a former worker of MQM’s Korangi sector in 2011, has admitted before the judicial magistrate that he killed rivals and law enforcement officials on the orders of his party leaders.

In 2011 policemen were killed in the Chakra Goth ambush.

He said that he had also carried out extortion and ‘China cutting’ in Korangi area of Karachi. His statement was recorded under the 164 before the City Court magistrate.

Raees Mama remained under custody on judicial remand for 14 days, the magistrate said.

The suspect was brought to Karachi last month with help of Interpol from Malaysia. Raees Mama is regarded as right hand of Hammad Siddiqui, the main accused in the Baldia Town factory fire .

In addition, he is accused of fuelling sectarian and ethnic tensions in Karachi.