The hub of gangs

By Faraz Khan

While gangs and smugglers have operated in Lyari for decades, the most recent of these clashes emerged in 2002. The fallouts and gains of these fights are what has shaped the current conflict in Lyari.

In 2002, gang leader Haji Lalu controlled the drug operations in Lyari, with Rehman . . . → Read More: The hub of gangs

Six men gunned down in drive-by shootings

Six people including a Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) activist were gunned down in incidents of target killings on Sunday. Four of the victims were Pakhtuns.

Twenty-six-year-old Mohammad Azam, son of Mohammad Aslam, was standing near a milk shop in Block 13-D, Gulshan-e-Iqbal when unidentified armed men on a motorcycle opened fire on him. SHO Kenson . . . → Read More: Six men gunned down in drive-by shootings