Potohar Division police bust six criminal gangs


Potohar Division police in their crackdowns against criminals and anti-social elements have busted six gangs of criminals.
Talking to APP Superintendent Police (SP) Potohar Division Syed Ali informed that police recovered three stolen cars, seven motorcycles, cash Rs 12,25000 and nine pistols from the possession of the criminals.
He said, a massive operation was launched in September to net the drug dealers and police succeeded to round up 74 drug suppliers. 1220 grams heroin, 34,955 grams charras and 284 liter liquor was also recovered.
Total eight cases were registered in different police stations of the Division during last month he said and informed that seven cases have been traced as police nabbed their 12 accused whose challans have been submitted to the courts.
He said two dacoity cases were registered during last month which were traced and police apprehended the accused besides recovering cash Rs 500,000 looted amount.
To a question Syed Ali informed that total 51 cases under National Action Plan were registered in September against the lawbreakers for possessing illegal weapons. Police also recovered a Kalashnikov, eight rifles, 39 pistols, one revolver, a carbine and 317 rounds.—APP

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