Outlaw held for sectarian violence in GB
GILGIT: The police on Saturday arrested a proclaimed offender allegedly involved in many incidents of sectarian militancy. A police spokesperson said the special branch of police provided a tip-off regarding the whereabouts of the outlaw, identified as Wajid Ali. After which a joint team of police and CID led by SP Jahangir Shah arrested the militant. The police spokesperson said Wajid Ali resisted his arrest but police party overpowered him. Police recovered a 30-bore pistol and ten bullets from him on search of his body.
The police have declared the arrest a major breakthrough in curbing sectarian violence in the region. The inspector general of police announced cash prizes and commendation certificates for the police personnel.