Police and Rangers apprehended a number of suspects and also confiscated their weapons during raids in different areas of the metropolis.
According to details, in a mutual operation of police and rangers, 12 suspects were arrested from the areas of Sharifabad and Nazimabad.
Rangers spokesperson told media that weapons and ammunition were recovered from the suspects taken into the custody from Sharifabad and Nazimabad, whereas three more suspects were apprehended from other areas of Karachi.
Street criminals, dacoits and drug dealers are among the arrested suspects, as per the spokesperson.
Few other arrests were also made from the areas of Shah Faisal Town, Aziz Bhatti and Defense.
Two suspects from the Defense area were caught red-handed while snatching the phone from a citizen on the gunpoint.