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4 drug peddlers, gamblers arrested in Mehmoodabad

KARACHI: Mehmoodabad Police conducted two separate operations and arrested four criminals involved in drugs peddling and gambling.

Drug peddler Hafeezullah alias I.P was arrested during an operation in Chanesar Goth. He was responsible for selling in various areas of the city including Mehmoodabad and Chanesar Goth.

Police seized 340 grams of high-quality narcotics and money from the sale of the drugs. SHO Mehmoodabad Ejaz Ahmed Khan has lodged an FIR no. 337/220 sub-section 6/9B and booked them under the Anti-Narcotics Act.

In a separate operation, three gamblers were arrested in Azam Town. There were identified as Javed s/o Francis, Ahsan s/o Manzoor and Altaf s/o Joral Jamali.

Police seized betting receipts and gambling money from their possession. An FIR no 339/2020 sub-section 5/5 has been lodged and the suspects have been booked under the Prevention of Gambling Act.