Jhang Police nicked 229 POs in June
JHANG: The district police have succeeded in arresting 229 Proclaimed offenders in the month of June. Among 229 arrested offenders, twelve were involved in murder cases, eighteen in the kidnapping for ransom, highway robbery and other heinous crimes. DPO Rao Abdul Karim told the media that in June, the district police arrested 33 court absconders and 5 army deserters. He said that in the corresponding period, 112 cases were registered under the Possession of Arms ACT 1 and recovered 6 rifles, 14 guns, 85 Pistols, revolvers and 224 cartridges.
Similarly, under Anti-Narcotics Act, 62 cases were registered besides recovering 2.950 kg of heroin and 20.874 kg hashish along with 515 bottles of liquor. The DPO also claimed that the police recovered Rs18 million from the possession of robbers and dacoits.