KARACHI: DG Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Lt. Gen Asim Saleem Bajwa has said Karachi operation will be continued till complete eradication of terrorism.

Addressing a news conference here on Friday, he said that terrorists' havens have been washed out from the country, which helped reduce terrorism to a large extent.

Asim Saleem Bajwa said more than 13,000 intelligence based operations have so far been conducted countrywide against terrorists.

He said the operation Zarb-e-Azb helped in restoration of peace in the country. He added the successes achieved in operation Zarb-e-Azb are being acknowledged at international level.

The DG ISPR said that Rangers conducted about 7,000 operations in Karachi.

He said Al Qaeda sub-Continent and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi carried out major acts of terrorism in Karachi.

He said about 6000 criminals have been arrested and handed over to police including three extremely dangerous terrorists during Karachi operation.