SSP CID Chaudhry Aslam whom real name is Muhammad Aslam Khan is also famous as encounter specialist. Most residents of Lyari call him as “encounter specialist” or “Chaudhry Aslam”. In fact he is famous as Chaudhry while he belongs from Hazara division.
He took strong action against Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Lashkar e Jhangvi (LJ) and Lyari nationalist group. Under his supervision, police have done several successful operations including arrest of TTP Ameer Qari Saeed Anwar and LJ member Waseem Baroodi.
He started his career in police as ASI in 1984 and served as SHO in various police stations of Karachi. Once he was suspended and jailed in allegedly killing a person in fake encounter but court cleared him from all charges. He also participated in 1990s operation against Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM).