Okara: 12,000 litres of wine seized; 8 arrested
OKARA: The district police have arrested two women among eight suspected vintners with huge cache of wine and other intoxicating substance. Conducting a grand on drug pushers, the CIA Okara police arrested five suspects including an ex-councillor. They also seized 12,000 litres of wine hidden underground in a liquor factory.
Following the directives of District Police Officer Dr Raja Abid Ali Khan, SP Dr Rizwan Khan formed a raiding party headed by CIA Staff Okara In-charge Inspector Mehmood Ahmad Gujjar to conduct a raid on the Dera of former councillor Mushtaq Puppo. The other arrested were identified as Javeed Kamboh, Allah Ditta Bhatti, Chaudhry Nadeem and Abdus Sattar. On this successful operation, the DPO congratulated the police team. It is hoped that Okara will be made a drug free district with the public support.
Separately, the police raided village 4/1R and arrested two women among four drug pushers with huge quantity of charas.
On tip- off that in the village drug business was at the peak, a police team conducted a raid. Having arrested vintners Shaheen alias Shino, Mushtaq, Perveen and Hanif the police recovered more than 5 kg chars. Investigation into the matter has been started and sensational disclosures are expected to come out.