Peshawar: 175 POs arrested in Peshawar in one month
PESHAWAR: City police arrested at least 175 proclaimed offenders (POs) in three circles of the city and recovered arms and drugs from their possession during the past one month, said a statement issued here on Tuesday. It said during raids in the City, Cantonment and Rural circles, police arrested at least 175 POs in addition to other criminals.
Police recovered 98 Kalashnikovs, 40 Kalakovs, 45 rifles, 83 shotguns, seven hand grenades, 606 pistols, 8300 rounds and two snatched vehicles. Police also recovered around 989 kilogram (kg) charas, six kg opium, five kg heroin and 365 bottles liquor, said the statement.