KARACHI: A Rangers official was martyred while three others sustained wounds when suspected terrorists attacked them with hand grenades and automatic weapons on Tuesday night in the city’s Lyari area, ARY News reported.
According to a spokesperson for the Rangers, a search operation was carried out in Lyari’s Ali Mohammad and Zikri Para on the basis of intelligence-based information about the presence of gangster Ghaffar Zikri in the area.
A heavy contingent of the Rangers and police personnel conducted the operation after cordoning off the area.
On seeing the security personnel, terrorists hurled hand grenades and opened fire on them. As a result, one Rangers man was martyred while three others sustained injuries, who were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi.