Police claimed to have arrested 20 suspects and recovered stolen valuable, wine and weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said. Bhara Khau police have arrested Ziaur Rehman and recovered a 9mm pistol along with ammunition from his possession. Bani Gala police arrested Sajjad Khan and recovered stolen valuables from him. CIA police apprehended two accused Qasmit Khan and Hassan Ibrahim and recovered two 30 bore pistols from their possession. Khanna police arrested Sharam Masih and recovered 15 liters alcohol from him and Sihala police arrested three people for selling smuggled lubricants and fuel. Cases have been registered against these nabbed persons and further legal proceedings were underway against them. Police also claimed arresting 12 proclaimed offenders during special checking in the city. Operations DIG Waqaruddin Syed has asked citizens to remain alert against those involved in criminal activities in their surroundings and inform police for action against them.
Published in The Express Tribune, October 11th, 2020.