ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Police have arrested 21 persons from various areas of the city and recovered narcotics, stolen mobile phones and weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said.
According to details, Aabpara police arrested four accused namely Asad Latif , Abid Ali, Shakir Jahangir and Lal Zaman and recovered 1.385 kilogram hashish and three iron punches from their possession.
Kohsar police arrested accused Simon Masih and recovered two stolen mobile phone from him. Bani Gala police arrested 03 accused Asmat Ali, Asif Ameen and Ghulam Ali and recovered seven wine bottles from him.
Golra police arrested an accused Ameer Hussain and recovered 1078 grams hashish from him. Tarnol police arrested an accused Muhammad Naseer and recovered 250 grams heroin from him. Sabzi Mandi police arrested Ejaz Khan and recovered a stolen mobile phone.
Khanna police arrested two accused Abdul Ghafar and Shahzad Ali and recovered 120 gram heroine and one 30 bore pistol from their possession. Sihala police arrested accused Nadeem Masih and recovered liquor from him.
Lohi Bher police arrested accused Muhammad Fareed and recovered 120 gram hashish and one 30 bore pistol along with ammunition. Cases have been registered against them and further investigation is underway. Police also arrested eight proclaimed offenders from various areas of the city.
DIG Operations Islamabad Waqar Uddin Syed appreciated the performance and directed all police officials for high vigilance and monitoring against those involved in anti-social activities.
He said that it is the collective responsibility of the every person of the society to remain alert against those involved in criminal activities in their surroundings and inform police for action against them.