Peshawar: 35 Arrested
PESHAWAR: The police on Monday arrested 35 people for offering resistance during an operation against encroachers.
A statement issued from office of district coordination officer Peshawar said the encroachments were removed in the areas of Charsadda Road, Landay Sarak, Bashir Abad, Pejagi Road, Mathra and Bakhshi Pul.
The anti-encroachment squad also demolished cabins and illegal structures in the areas.
The DCO had strictly directed the administrators of all the town municipal administrations to remain alert against the encroachments and ensure cleanliness in their areas.