Police arrest 33 for aerial firing

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Staff Reporter

Rawalpindi district police on the special directives of City Police Officer Muhammad Ahsan Younas on Saturday continued raids to net those involved in aerial firing, kite flying ban violation and managed to arrest 33 for aerial firing and kite flying.

According to a police spokesman, Rawat police in a raid arrested 33 who were engaged in aerial firing during kite flying in Lohdra, Sood Mira areas in its jurisdiction.

The police also recovered 10 pistols, two Kalashnikovs, ammunition, over 100 kites and kite flying string rolls from their possession. Cases have been registered against all the accused.

SHO Rawat, Yasir Matloob Kiani along with a police team conducted the raid under the supervision of Assistant Superintendent Police (ASP) Saddar Circle, Saood Khan.

Superintendent Police (SP) Saddar Kamran Hameed said, kite flying ban violators would be dealt with an iron hand and no one would be spared.