Islamabad: 80 suspects held
ISLAMABAD, June 30: Industrial Area police on Thursday arrested 80 suspects and recovered fake CNICs from their possession during search operation.
A police spokesman said that acting on the directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Bani Amin Khan, zonal in-charge of Industrial Area SP Ishaq Warraich supervised the search operation in sector I-9, I-10 and Sabzi Mandi which led to the arrest of 80 suspects.
Most of the suspects were Pashtoons and had been residing in the area for the last a couple of months and working as labourers.
Fake CNICs were also recovered from 15 suspects while 20 of them had been in jail in connection with different criminal charges and five were the proclaimed offenders.