webKARACHI: Police cracked down hard on illegal and fancy number plates, rounding up several persons across the city and confiscating vehicles, on Wednesday.

According to details, police sprung into action and confiscated as many as 37 cars which had fake or fancy number plates and took into custody 44 persons. Police also detained several persons for one-way violations.

One person killed, five suspects rounded up in Karachi

On the other hand, law enforcement agencies rounded up five suspects from raids conducted in Nagin Chowrangi, Northern Bypass and Korangi areas of Karachi. Among the suspects was also a member of a banned religious organisation.

One person was shot to death while resisting robbery in the city’s Ibrahim Haideri area.