2 POs held in Oghi operation
MANSEHRA: Police have arrested two proclaimed offenders and recovered arms and cash from their possession after an encounter in Susal Gali area of Oghi. Sources said a heavy contingent of police on Monday launched an operation in the area soon after dacoits looted the passengers of various vehicles in Susal Gali area. DPO Akhtar Hayat Khan said police followed the dacoits and arrested two, namely Mohammad Banaras and Khan Mohammad. He added that seven other fled the area and a hunt had been launched for their arrest.
Hayyt said that Rs37,000 and arms were recovered from their possessions.
Hayat said that all nine dacoits belonged to Danna area of Tanawal and all were involved in the heinous crimes like murder and dacoities. He said that Mohammad Banaras and Khan Mohammad were also involved in heinous crimes and wanted by the police.
Hayat said that police force of Pulrah, Oghi, Khaki, City and Sadar police stations took part in the operation.
He appreciated the performance of the team and hope such operations would give sense of security and protection to citizens.”