Lahore: POs, court absconders arrested
LAHORE: The police claim to have arrested 53 proclaimed offenders, 71 court absconders and 63 target offenders during a crackdown in the last three days. According to a spokesman for the operations police, different police teams also detained 72 people with illegal weapons and booked them in 61 cases. Similarly, 59 drug peddlers were hunted down and 1.75kg heroin, 15.5kg hashish and 996 bottles of liquor were seized from them.
The police also took 126 gamblers into custody and seized from them Rs374,000 stake money, 40 cell phones and 10 gold chains. In an operation against tampered and non-registered vehicles, the police impounded nine vehicles and 21 motorcycles.