Two held, weapon, drugs recovered


Darakhshan Police Station on Friday arrested two accused and recovered illegal weapon and drugs from their possession in separate actions.

According to police, both accused were arrested by patrolling teams of Darakhshan police station. The police arrested Hammad and recovered a 30 bore pistol from his possession while another accused identified as Ubaid was arrested after recovery of 130 grams of hashish from his possession. Cases have been registered against both and further investigations are underway. On the other hand Villagers with the help of police caught a man red-handed when he was attempting to subject a seven-year-old girl to sexual assault in Karimdad village on the outskirts of the city.

The villagers informed police when they spotted the suspect park his rickshaw outside an abandoned mosque on Nabban Khan Lund link road and drag the girl inside the building.

As soon as police arrived, the villagers and the law-enforcers entered the building and caught the suspect red-handed. Police registered a case on a complaint lodged by Shaukat Korejo, the girl’s uncle against the suspect at A-Section police station in Dadu under Sections 304-A, 376, 511 PPC, said SHO Ashfaq Mangi.

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