DI Khan: Over 70 POs held
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: The police arrested over 70 proclaimed offenders and recovered weapons and narcotics from their possession during a month-long drive in the district, according to a police handout issued here on Sunday.
DPO Sohail Khalid had issued directives to the police to launch a crackdown against anti-social elements in the district. The arrested criminals were wanted to the police in various cases ranging from murder, attempt to murder, kidnapping, drug trafficking and terrorism related activities.
The seized arms included four Kalashnikovs, 11 rifles, 30 guns of different bore, 49 pistols, one mortar shell as well as 1,363 live cartridges of different bore. The police also recovered 9.814kg hashish, 30 gram opium, 417 gram heroin, over 12kg bhung and nine bottles of liquor during the drive.