KARACHI: Two target killers arrested by Steel Town police in Karachi have confessed to receiving Rs1.2 million for murdering a Kohat man who had been visiting Karachi.
On a tip-off, the officials of Steel Town police conducted a raid and apprehended two alleged target killers, Sadaqat Ali alias Goli alias (bullet) and Abdul Samad.
The arrests were made in connection with the murder case of a Kohat citizen Rambail who had been killed in Karachi by the target killers on March 12.
The arrested men made startling revelations about the murder of Rambeel during the interrogation. The deceased man was a resident of Kohat and had been visiting the metropolis before being murdered.
It emerged that the target killers had also traveled to the port city to kill Rambeel over a financial dispute. They had received a huge sum of money for killing Rambeel.
Police said that a 30-bore pistol was used in the murder along with a silencer worth more than Rs0.3 million. Police added that the interrogation process is still underway.