KARACHI: Rangers personnel carried out search operation in different parts of Karachi last night and apprehended at least four accused.

A Rangers spokesman said that the four accused, Muhammad Waleed, Arshad Mahmood, Hussain Alam and Muhammad Hussain Sidiqui, were taken into custody during search operation in Shah Faisal Colony and Saudabad areas of Karachi.

The spokesman further informed that the arrested persons were involved in an attack on a private TV channel and other terrorist activities and added that the detained accused carried out attack on the orders of Rukan-ud-Din who is vice chairman District Korangi.

Rukan-ud-Din also worked as unit in charge of a political party.

The arrested persons were handed over to police for further investigation.