Islamabad Police and other law enforcement agencies during joint search operation conducted in the jurisdiction of Shams colony on Saturday arrested 16 suspects.
During the LEAs search operation, around 410 persons were checked by screening five hotels and 35 shops and 16 suspects were shifted to police station for interrogation.
DIG (Operations) Waqar Ud din Syed has said that the purpose of these search operations was to heightened the security of Federal capital and to curb the crime. He further directed all police officials for high vigilance and monitoring against those involved in anti-social activities.
The DIG emphasized that it is collective responsibility of every person of the society to remain alert against those involved in criminal activities in their surroundings and inform police for action against them. “Safety of life and property of the citizens is our prime responsibility and no stone would be left unturned in this regard” the DIG added.