Five car lifters arrested, six vehicles recovered


ISLAMABAD: Anti-Vehicle Lifting Cell (AVLC) of Islamabad Police has arrested five car lifters and recovered six vehicles from them worth millions of rupees. According to details, DIG Operations Afzaal Ahmed Kausar directed to ensure renewed efforts against those involved in car lifting. Following his directions, SSP Investigation Atta-ur-Rehman assigned special task to AVLC to curb car theft incidents and ensure arrest of car lifters and their receivers. He constituted a special team headed by DSP AVLC Malik Basheer Ahmed, In-Charge AVLC SI Habib-ullah including ASIs Zakir Shah, Sajjad, Abrar Shah, Tanser Iqbal and others. This team succeeded to arrest five car lifters identified as Sajjad, Yousaf Khan, Aftab, Usman Khalid and Khalid Rehmat Ali while six vehicles worth millions of rupees were also recovered from them. The vehicles recovered from these gangsters have been found stolen from various areas of Islamabad and Rawalpindi and their details is as follows: Suzuki Mehran Car (SA-098), Toyata Aqua model 2013, Honda Civic Car (ACJ-755), Toyota Car (WE-157), Suzuki Mehran Car (LED-9137) and Suzuki Mehran. IGP Islamabad Qazi Jamil-ur-Rehman and DIG Operations have appreciated this overall performance and announced cash prizes and commendation certificates for team members.