ISLAMABAD, April 20, 2015:(APS) Islamabad Police have busted a gang of dacoits and also arrested 15 other outlaws from various areas of the city besides recovering looted items, weapons, daggers and stolen property from their possession, a police spokesman said.
On a tip off, Station House Officer of Koral police station along with police team including Assistant Sub-Inspector Shakeel Ahmed and others raided at the hide out of dacoits in ` Marwa Town’ and arrested five dacoits. They were identified as Waqas, Ajmal, Masood Khan, Aslam Khan and Ishtaiq while police recovered three 30 bore pistols along with ammunition and one dagger from their possession.
Station House Officer of Sihala Police Station along with police team including Assistant Sub-Inspector Aurangzeb and others raided at gambling den at Rawat. Polcie team arrested 10 gamblers identified as Faisal, Qadeer, Luqman Yousaf, Daud, Kabeer, Khushnood, Shajar,Sajjad, Qaissr Azad, and Zaheer Jilani and recovered stake money from their possession.
Bani Gala Police arrested an accused Mujhaid and recovered four wine bottles from him. Sabzi Mandi Police recovered one dagger from Awal Gul while Bhara kahu police arrested two accused Siddique and Ehtesham involved in decanting gas in cylinders illegally. Margalla police recovered one dagger from the possession of Sufyan Hanif. Cases have been registered against these nabbed persons and further investigation is underway from them. .
SSP Islamabad Mir Vais Niaz has appreciated this overall performance and directed all police officials to accelerate their efforts to curb activities of anti-social elements.