By our correspondent

SHIKARPUR Jan 24: Shikarpur police has committed to eliminate criminal elements from Shikarpur in this regard Shikarpur police has launched grand operation in the Katcha area in the limits of Bachal Bhayo police station close to the bed of right embankment of Indus River adjacent with [Shah Belo [Sukkur district], on Tuesday.
According to an official, during the operation police have smashed all the hideouts of criminals, who had become of symbol of terror and fear, police official said.
In addition, police have arrested most wanted criminals identified as Rasheed Jatoi, Junid Jatoi, Zahir Jatoi, Ali Hyder Jatoi and Pervaiz Jatoi and seized automatic weapons from their possession.
An official clamed that, the arrested criminals were wanted by police in heinous nature of cases including Kidnapping for ransom, highway, dacoities, street crimes and police encounters, which had registered against them at many police station of Shikarpur district.