ISLAMABAD: Capital Cops on Wednesday busted 12 outlaws including two handlers of beggars and recovered weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said on Wednesday.
Following directions of SSP Operations Dr Syed Mustafa Tanveer, the police launched a crackdown against criminals at different localities of the district. Secretariat police arrested an accused Asif and recovered one 30 bore pistol from him while Lohibher police arrested accused Sadaat and recovered one 9mm pistol along with ammunition from him.
Industrial Area police arrested accused Aurangzeb and recovered one 12 bore gun and two 30 bore pistols along with ammunition from his possession. Noon n police arrested two handler of beggars identified as Hussain and Akhtar. Cases have been register against the nabbed person and further investigation is underway from them.
During special crackdown against absconders, police teams arrested six proclaimed offenders from various area of the city. DIG Operations Afzaal Ahmad Kausar and SSP Operations Dr Syed Mustafa Tanveer hase appreciated Police performance. They also sought cooperation of citizens for effective policing measures in the city.