Lohi Bher police and Sihala on Sunday raided at `Sheesha Center’ situated in Bahria town and nabbed 8 persons, a police spokesman said. Following the information, SP (Rural) Hassam Bin Iqbal constituted special team headed by ASP (Rural) Ahmed Arslan ,SHO Loi Bher police station Inspector Mehboob Ahmed, SHO Sihala police station Sub-Inspector Naveed Ahmed, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Ishaq ,ASI Shabbir Ahmed and others. Sihala police team raided at `Rehmani Sheesh Center’ in Bahria town phase 7 and nabbed 3 persons
.The nabbed persons were identified as Umer Hayat , Noor Khalid and Halil.Police team recovered 13 `Huqqas’ and other smoking items from them. Lohi Bher police teams raided in 99 café, Bliss Lounch in Bahria town phase 4 and Reaneencs café in Bahria town phase 7 and nabbed 5 persons. .The nabbed persons were identified as Ghulam Abbas, Jamshed , Saeed, Waseem and Ali Hassan .Police team recovered 8 `Huqqas’ and other smoking items from them. SSP Islamabad has appreciated the effort of police teams and directed all police officials to continue their efforts against those involved in misguidding our youth.
He said that smoking has been prohibited at public places under the law and sheesha smoking causes great health hazards. He directed police officials to conduct surprise checking in their respective areas to eradicate sheesha smoking. He said that Islamabad police would not allow smoking or sheeesha smoking at any public place in the city and the violators would be dealt with an iron hand.