Lahore: 288 gangs smashed in 4 months
LAHORE: Lahore police proclaimed to have busted 288 criminal gangs involved in heinous crimes and arrested 878 harden criminals in the first four months of the current year. As many as 1,638 cases have been traced against the arrested persons. Police also claimed to have recovered loot worth rupees moreover 15 crore and 27 lakh during the first four months of the current year. More than 14,000 proclaimed offenders and court absconders were also arrested, an official handout stated.
During the action against drug sellers, 3,379 culprits were arrested and more than 80 kg heroin, more than 343 kg charas, more than 15 kg opium, 121 intoxicating pills, 245 injections and 18,535 bottles of liquor were seized from the possession of the criminals.