KARACHI: Two target killers including members of a banned outfit arrested in separate actions here on Tuesday.

The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) launched operation in Site area of Karachi during which target killer identified as Mirza Abdul Rahim, involved in targeted killings of seven people was arrested with arms.

According to spokesman of Sindh Rangers, the paramilitary troops during a crackdown in Gul Bahar locality of the city arrested a target killer of banned outfit named Zaheer Ahmad alias Piyala. The nabbed accused in the preliminary interrogation admitted target killings of 17 people including seven policemen.

The detainee has also disclosed names of his nine targets to be executed as he was given into Rangers custody on 90-day remand. More arrests were expected as interrogation will proceed further.