Police claimed on Saturday to have killed at least eight suspected terrorists in the Manghopir area of Karachi, Express News reported.
According to initial reports, the suspected terrorists belonged to the proscribed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and were allegedly involved in killing a number of police officials in the city.
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During the clash, Station House Officer (SHO) Manghopir and a policeman were also injured.
Officials leading the operation say that the terrorists killed in the encounter were among the most wanted.