The Investigation Police Sadar division have arrested 13 members of eight criminal gangs involved in murder, dacoity, abduction and other crimes.
The police also recovered stolen property worth millions of rupees and illegal weapons.
Manga Mandi Police Station Investigation police arrested a proclaimed offender, Nawaz alias Bobi Butt, from Faisalabad. He was involved in murder cases, and police had fixed Rs 200,000 bounty on his head.
Also, Hanjerwal, Raiwind and Manga Mandi Investigation police recovered three abducted persons namely Ehsan, Faizan and Tariq.
Raiwind police busted two dacoit gangs and arrested their five members and recovered Rs 400,000 in cash, gold ornaments and mobile phones from them.
Quaid-e-Azam Industrial State Investigation police busted Butt mobile snatcher gang and arrested its two members and recovered stolen motorcycle, five mobile phones and illegal weapons.
The police also arrested a man involved in robberies in factories and recovered Rs 900,000 in cash and other precious items.
Likewise, Chung, Sundar police also arrested four accused and recovered stolen property worth millions of rupees from their possession.