According to details, the paramilitary troops were busy with an overnight raid in Lyari area of Raxor Lane when some outlaws opened gunfire at them. In an ensuing exchange of gunfire, at least three criminals were killed by the paratroopers.
The gangsters were identified as Azhar alias Buddha, Waseem and Hassam. According to the rangers spokesman, the criminals hailed from Baba Ladla group.
The killed goons were involved in flagitious counts including kidnapping for ransom, murders and extortion mafia activities.