ISLAMABAD: Capital Cops arrested 10 including two members of a criminalâ€™s gang and recovered weapons use in crime from their possession.
According to details, a massive crackdown has been launched against anti-social elements and drug peddlers to make Islamabad a crime-free city, the SSP Operations said. PS Sabzi Mandi’s SHO SI Liaqat Ali, SI Shahid Munir, ASI Toseef and others, succeeded to bust two members of a notorious former jailbird gang. The accused were later identified as Faisal and Dolat Khan. Weapons were also recovered along ammunition from the gangsters. The accused further confessed of committing dacoities at various areas of PS Sabzi Mandi’s jurisdiction.
PS Khanna caught accused Shafqat, involved in illegal sale of oil. PS Lohibher nabbed accused Rizwan and recovered a 30-bore pistol from him. PS Shahzad Town apprehended accused Nadeem, involved in arial firing. PS Shalimar caught accused, involved in violation of section 144. PS Tarnol arrested accused Salab Khan and recovered revolver from him. Separate cases have been registered against the nabbed accused while further investigation is underway from them. During special checking in the whole city, three proclaimed offenders were nabbed, wanted to police in various crime cases. SSP Operations Dr. Syed Mustafa Tanveer has appreciated the performance and asked for renewed efforts to curb such practices and get rid of society from such menace. The SSP also categorically asked all police officials to focus on resolving the public complaints and take every possible step to provide maximum relief to citizens. He said that performance in this regard would be reviewed on continuous basis.