Nowshera: Eight impostors held
NOWSHERA: The Nowshera police on Monday arrested eight impostors for taking extortion money from oil tankers, carrying oil for Nato forces in Afghanistan, and recovered forged official documents and extortion money from them.
DPO Nowshera Mohammad Hussain said the police, on a tip-off that some people showing themselves police were grabbing Rs15,000 each vehicle at Khaira Abad area, rushed to the site and arrested all the eight imposters and recovered Rs259,000 from them. Meanwhile, a meeting was held at the DCO office to review arrangements for the anti-polio campaign to be launched in the district from October 24. It was attended by heads of various NGOs and officials of education department. The meeting warned the Afghan nationals living in the district not to create hurdles in the smooth running of vaccination drive.