The Islamabad Police arrested 22 outlaws including drug peddlers during its crackdown against criminals in various areas of the federal capital and recovered narcotics, liquor and weapons from their possession, a police spokesman on Sunday.
Following directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Muhammad Aamir Zulfqar Khan, Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operations) Waqar Ud Din Syed issued directions to all zonal officers for renewed efforts against those involved in anti-social activities.
Owing these efforts, Abpara police arrested two drug peddlers namely Waheed Masih and Imtiaz Jordge and recovered 320 gram hashish and 120 gram heroine from their possession. Waheed has previous criminal record and has been challaned in many cases.
Karachi company police arrested a drug seller namely Danish Anwar and recovered 1250 gram hashish while police also recovered one pistol from Farhat Ullah.