KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Courtroom (ATC) of Karachi on Monday recorded the assertion of Investigation Workplace (IO) in a case associated to the restoration of arms and ammunition from Muttahida Qaumi Motion (MQM) headquarters, 9-Zero, ARY Information reported.
Faisal alias Mota, Ubaid alias K2, Aamir alias Sarphatta together with 15 suspects have been offered earlier than the court docket amid tight safety.
The court docket recorded IO Jawad Akhtar’s assertion within the case in right now’s listening to. The listening to was later adjourned until August 13. The ATC will file statements of different witnesses within the case on the aforesaid date.
The Sindh Rangers on March 12, 2015, early morning raided on the Muttahida Qaumi Motion headquarters, 9-Zero, had arrested a number of convicted and wished criminals.
An enormous amount of arms and ammunition, walkie talkies, binoculars and different army gear utilized by Nato forces have been additionally seized in the course of the operation.
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The Rangers spokesperson in his assertion had mentioned that the arms cache recovered by the paramilitary personnel in the course of the operation included LMGs, SMGs, M4 rifles, G3 rifles, Repeaters and pistols.
The assertion learn that the legislation enforcers have been supplied 107 arms licenses, out of which 71 have been bona fide, whereas 36 licenses didn’t match with recovered weapons.