251 criminals arrested in Sindh
KARACHI: The Sindh Police arrested 251 criminals during the first eight days of the current month, said a statement of Central Police Office here on Wednesday.
A weekly report of the performance of Sindh Police across the province said 87 encounters took place during the period and only one dacoit was killed by the police.
The police also busted 27 gangs, arrested 33 proclaimed offenders and 1497 absconders from various parts of the province.
About the recovery of arms and ammunition, it said police recovered 11 SMGs, five rifles, 18 shotguns, 177 pistols and 870 rounds of ammunition.
Besides, it recovered 29 stolen cars, 30 motorcycles and 28 snatched mobile phones.
The cases belong to Karachi, Hyderabad, Tando Allahyar, Jamshoro, Umerkot, Sukkur, Nausheroferoze, Khairpur, Ghotki, Shikarpur and Larkana, it added.