Karachi: Hundreds protesting against police inaction and rise in street crimes at Orangi Town ran into a brawl with Police.

Half a dozen protesters were also wounded during the clash when the police fired tear gas shells and began aerial firing to disperse the protesters. Residents of Orangi Town had gathered at Islam Chowk in Iqbal Market area Sunday afternoon to stage their protest. They also shouted slogans against the police. “They [police] are also involved. They are supporting the criminals to earn money from the looted valuables,” accused Kashif Naeem, one of the protesters.