Police detained 11 gamblers, two political workers, two foreigners, and one suspected thief in operations in various areas of the city on Sunday night.
The gamblers were taken into custody during two different operations in Orangi Town, Kharadar, and Pakistan Bazaar by the police, which recovered gambling equipment from them as well.
From the operations conducted in Bufferzone and Lines Area, the security authorities detained two political workers named Nawaz and Fareed belonging to MQM.
The foreigners, on the other hand, were taken into custody from Liaquatabad, where they were residing illegally. A case has been registered against them under the Foreign Act.
In addition, police also detained in Garden, Saddar Town a suspect – called Yasir – allegedly involved in street crime. Arms and ammunition, as well as stolen materials, have been recovered from the suspect.