Lahore police nabs over 1400 POs
LAHORE: Police in the capital of Punjab claim to have arrested over fourteen hundred proclaimed offenders and court absconders in March 2013. According to an official statement, the police have also arrested hundreds of suspects and have recovered over six million rupees from them. 400 suspects have been booked for carrying illegal weapons. According to police, 3 Kalashnikov, 18 rifles, over 350 handguns and 2317 bullets have been recovered from them.
417 suspects have been arrested on charges of possessing drugs. Police claim to have recovered over 23 kilos of heroine, over 123 kilos of hashish, over 7 kilos of opium and 3807 bottles of liquor. 136 cases have been registered against gamblers followed by a recovery of 1.2 million rupees from the suspects.