Karachi police capture ‘most wanted criminal’ on the run for 11 years

A notorious accused wanted by 11 police stations across Sindh province that with the head money of Rs 500,000 has been nabbed by cops in Karachi.

The police said that Abdul Ghaffar, who had been absconding since 2009, was arrested by the Special Investigation Unit of the Sindh police, from a cinema in New Karachi.

“We have recovered a hand grenade and a motorcycle from his possession,” they said.

The police said that the accused was allegedly involved in murder, kidnapping for ransom and other criminal activities since 2008.

“Several cases have been registered against the suspect in Jacobabad,” they said adding that besides this, he was also wanted by Karachi police in terrorism-related cases.

A terrorism case at the Mubina Town police station is among the seven cases registered against him across the Karachi police stations.