Islamabad: Fake CNIC, licence holders held; hashish recovered
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad police have arrested 12 outlaws from various areas of the city, including fake CNIC and driving licence holders, and recovered 2.490 kilogrammes of hashish, wine and weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said on Friday.
According to details, Kohsar police arrested Rizwan Ahmed, a resident of Firash Town, for having 1.2kg hashish on him, while Aabapra police apprehended Riaz in possession of 150 grammes of heroin. Bani Gala police arrested Zia and Tahir Zaman during patrolling and recovered 1.29kg hashish from them, while Pervez alias Agha Khan was nabbed for having a 30–bore pistol. Bhara Kahu police arrested Mumtaz Ali and Rashid Hussain for occupying a piece of land illegally, while a pistol was recovered from Saqib Waseem by Golra police.
Ramana police recovered a fake CNIC from an accused, Janat Khel. Industrial Area police apprehended Nazeer Ahmed for possessing a bogus driving licence, while a drunkard conductor of a vehicle, Ahmed Raza, was also nabbed. Koral police apprehended Aamir Shehzad in possession of a 30–bore pistol. Cases have been registered against these nabbed persons and further investigation is underway.
Meanwhile, during a general hold up, 71 bikes and a car were impounded in various police stations for being driven without authentic documents, while black papers were removed from four tinted–glass vehicles. Senior police officials have directed all heads of police stations to ensure effective policing in their respective areas.