Rawalpindi: 29 lawbreakers including 13 gamblers arrested
RAWALPINDI: The police under its ongoing drive against the anti–social elements have arrested 29 lawbreakers, including 13 gamblers besides recovering 530 grammes of charas, a liquor bottle, eight pistols of 30 bore with 78 rounds, one pistol of 32 bore with five rounds, firework items, and kites from the possession of the arrested accused.
According to the Rawalpindi police spokesperson, the Waris Khan police netted a man for having 530 grammes of charas. The Murree police recovered a bottle of liquor from another accused. The Rattaamral police recovered 20 kites and seven string rolls from the possession of a man while the Waris Khan police netted another accused on the recovery of eight kites and string rolls. The Sadiqabad police held a man for carrying firework items. The Saddar Baroni police conducted a raid at an illegal petrol agency and arrested a man. Meanwhile, the Westridge police on information raided in the Range Road area and nabbed six persons who were allegedly involved in betting while playing cards. The police also recovered Rs 16,200, and six mobile phones from them. In another raid, the Saddar Baroni police arrested seven persons as they were found involved in betting. The police also recovered Rs 7,650 cash stake money and two mobile phones from their possession. Others accused were sent behind the bars for having illegal weapons and further investigation is underway from them.