karachi - The Karachi police in their on-going drive against criminals arrested and 31 accused during the past 24 hours. A police statement on Wednesday said that those arrested included four absconders. It said that there were three encounters of the police with the alleged criminals and two accused wers were busted during the period.

In all, 18 pistols, one repeater and mobile phone recovered from the possession of the accused, the police statement further pointed out.