Islamabad: Capital police arrest 1,112 outlaws during current year
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Police has arrested 1112 criminals allegedly involved in drug pushing, bootlegging and possessing illegal weapons during current year besides recovering huge cache of contraband, a police spokesman said.
In crackdown against drug pushers, bootleggers and those possessing illegal weapons, Islamabad police recovered 95.746 kilogram hashish, 7.421 kilogram heroin, 555 gram opium, 9978 wine bottles, 21 Kalashnikovs, 24 rifles, 44 guns, 431 pistols and 7,226 rounds.
A total of case 931 cases have been registered against these nabbed persons.
With an objective to ensure improvement in policing affairs, Islamabad police took several steps to come up to the expectations of the people and enhance output.
IGP Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan has stressed for effective steps to curb crime and activities of anti–social elements.
He said that Islamabad police force is committed to provide protection and fool proof security and exhorted to use available resources with Islamabad police force honestly for better output.
SSP Islamabad, Asmat Ullah Junejo has said that Islamabad police force is cognizant of challenges and every possible effort would be made to curb crime.