Islamabad Police have arrested 50 persons during the last 24 hours in its crackdown against criminal elements and recovered narcotics and weapons from them, a police spokesman.
Following directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Muhammad Aamir Zulfqar Khan, Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operations) Waqar Ud Din Syed issued directions to all zonal officers for renewed efforts against those involved in anti-social activities.
Owing these efforts, Kohsar police arrested accused Qaim Ali and recovered 1030 grams hashish from him.
Karachi company police arrested accused Aurangzeb and recovered tow iron punch from him.
Golrar police arrested 03 accused Arban Abbasi, Zeshan and Javed and recovered 120 liters wine and 160 gram hashish from their possession.
Tarnol police arrested 10 accused including five gambles identified as Muhammad Faizan, Basit gul, Abdul Majid, Ameen , Hadit-Ullah, Rustam khan, Tariq Mehmood, Saleem, Muhammad Akhtar and Ghulam Abbas and recovered 1525 gram hashish, cash and gambling tool from their possession.
Shalimar police arrested 03 accused Liquat , Muhammad Ramzan and lady accused Perveen bibi and recovered 50 liters wine and 105 gram heroin from their possession. Ramana police arrested accused Muhammad Saeed and recovered 310 gram hashish from him.
Shahzad Town police arrested two accused Waseem Abbas and Muhammad Saddique and recovered one 30 bore pistol and 107 gram hashish from them.
Nilor police arrested five accused Aamir, Majid Javed, Naqash, Ali Akbar, Israr Ahmed and ecovered 1350 gram hashish and three pistol 30 bore along with ammunition from their possession.
Koral police arrested accused Ahmed Jahngir and 425 gram hashish from him.
Sihala police arrested accused Imran and recovered one 30 bore pistol from him.
During special crack down in the whole city, police nabbed 17 proclaimed offenders.
DIG (Operations) Islamabad Waqar Uddin Syed has said that these social evils would be curbed and those backing those drug peddlers and professional beggars would be dealt with iron hand. He further emphasized that this campaign would continue till elimination of anti-social elements.