KARACHI: Five terrorists were killed in exchange of fire with the police after law enforcement personnel raided the suspects’ hideout in Sachal area of the metropolis on Thursday, SSP Malir said.
According to SSP Malir Rao Anwar, police and intelligence officials laid a siege around the terrorists’ hideout on a tip-off.
During the operation, the terrorists opened fire on the security personnel, whereas some explosions were also heard in the area. All five of the terrorists were killed in retaliatory fire, SSP Malir said.
The deceased had been plotting terrorist activity during Ashura, he added.