Kasur: Robber held
KASUR: Police on Friday arrested a robber who was involved in a theft of Rs 6 million worth yarn. Some unidentified thieves took away a truck loaded with yarn from Phoolnagar police precincts some weeks back. Later, the Phoolnagar police arrested accused Maratab Ali and his accomplices on suspicion and recovered the yarn but later released them allegedly after receiving heavy bribe. In an open court of RPO Sheikhupura Range Zulfiqar Cheema held some days back, journalists raised the question on the performance of the police. At this, the RPO ordered Additional SP Irfanullah Khan to conduct an inquiry in which it was proved that Maratab Ali was the real culprit. Later, a police party raided and arrested Maratab from Faisalabad and recovered the truck and yarn.