Rawalpindi: 31 outlaws arrested; drugs, weapons seized
RAWALPINDI: The police under its ongoing drive against the anti–social elements have arrested 31 accused including seven gamblers for their alleged involvement in immoral activities.
The police also recovered over five kilogrammes of charas, 52 bottles of liquor, 120 litres of wine, four pistols of 30-bore with 26 rounds, one dagger, and 25 litres of petrol from the possession of the arrested accused. According to the Rawalpindi police spokesperson, the Naseerabad police held an accused for having 1,050 grammes of charas.
The Pir Wadhai police also recovered 510 grammes of charas from the possession of another accused. The Kalar Syedan police netted an accused for having 520 grammes of charas. The Saddar Wah police booked a man for possessing 600 grammes of charas. The Naseerabad police nabbed an accused for having 610 grammes of charas.
The Wah Cantt police arrested a man for having 500 grammes of charas. The Rawat police recovered 530 grammes of charas from another accused. Moreover, the Saddar Wah police conducted a raid and recovered 50 bottles of liquor from the custody of another accused. The Airport police, acting on a tip-off raided at an illegal petrol agency and arrested an accused while 25 litres of petrol was also recovered.
Others accused were sent behind the bars for having illegal weapons, drugs, and liquor. Meanwhile, the Airport police, on information conducted a raid in Khayaban-e-Tanveer and rounded up seven accused persons, as they were allegedly involved in betting while playing cards. The police also recovered Rs 39,000 cash stake money, eight mobile phones, and other items from their possession.