5 cops suspended in D I Khan
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Five cops were put under suspension on charges of having links with the drug-traffickers here Wednesday, police official said.
Talking to reporters, DPO Sohail Khalid said that the police launched an operation in the district against the anti-social elements during which several drug traffickers were rounded up. Taking serious note of the public complaints, he said, he put five cops including assistant sub-inspectors Muhammad Jamil and Qaiser Jehan, head constable Elahi Bakhsh and two constables for having links with the drug–traffickers.
He said that departmental enquiry had also been initiated against them. He said the police arrested drug-traffickers Asmatullah, Nasir, Matiullah, Ikramullah, Mehboob and Manzoor and seized 22 kilograms of hashish from them.
The DPO said the police arrested Muhammad Bilal Khar in Bali Shumali locality and Roshan Khan in Hayat Gira, seizing four hand grenades, two pistols, six magazines and 200 cartridges from them.