Operation in Karachi is not against any political party, Interior Minister repeats

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – Interior Minister Chuadhry Nisar on Thursday has said that at least 713 terrorists, 118 kidnappers and 517 extortionists have been arrested so far in Karachi operation.

He gave the figures while addressing participants of National Assembly (NA) session.

He said that target killing has decreased by at least 43 percent in Karachi after the operation. As many as 630 wanted criminals have been apprehended so far, he added. Nisar said that murder incidents have lessened by 37 percent while acts of terror by at least 6.7 percent.

The Interior Minister repeated that operation in Karachi is not against any political party but against terrorists and criminals.