According to spokesman that the raid was conducted in port city’s Orangi Town area in which two SMGs, five magazines, a shot gun, three 30-bore pistols, two 7mm rifles, two bulletproof jackets and bullets in large quantity. This is not the first time when concealed weapons were recovered in Karachi .
In five trucks the armaments were taken to the office of DIG West. Police claimed the weapons were seized after receiving information from a criminal in custody.
The weapons were projected to be used for a terrorist attack in the month of Muharram, police added.
The sophisticated arms recovered included NATO weapons , anti-tank mines, bullet-proof jackets, bazookas, anti-aircraft guns, grenades, LMGs, SMGs, rifles and AK-47 assault rifles along with a large quantity of explosives.
Police reported, an alleged 'Target killer' arrested involved in murders of at least 15 people was arrested in the wee hours of Wednesday from the PECHS area.
Police claimed his accomplices Alaud Din aka Kala Pappu and Ghulam Rabbani aka Firaun were arrested few days back.