IG Punjab directs intensified operations against anti-social elements across the province

Lahore, April 26, 2021 (PPI-OT): On the orders of IG Punjab Inam Ghani, expeditious operations are being carried out in all the districts of the province to improve the process of protection of life and property of the people so that law and order situation may be improved. In this regard, Lodhran Police under leadership of DPO Syed Karar Hussain is fighting against anti-social elements day and night.

Ten district police stations have arrested a total of 164 fugitives and other suspects involved in various crimes during the past month and recovered large quantities of drugs and illegal weapons. Regarding the details of police operations, DPO Syed Karar Hussain said that district police arrested 21 members of 09 dacoit gangs in the last 30 days and recovered 8.852 million worth of stolen goods.

In 62 cases of illegal arms holding, 121 bullets including 07 Kalashnikovs, 13 guns, 04 repeaters, 02 rifles, 31 pistols, 02 revolvers, 03 carbines were recovered. Regarding the ongoing drug eradication operations, the DPO said that last month, police recovered 21 kg of hashish, 2318 liters of liquor and 13 wine manufacturing kilns from the possession of the accused.

Besides, 55 cases of over speeding, 01 case of applying bogus number plate and 18 cases of gas refilling were registered in the district. 10 cases of substandard cylinder possession, 07 cases of gambling and 18 cases of violation of Loudspeaker Act were registered. DPO Syed Karar Hussain further said that full scale operations against anti-social elements would continue. The district police is fully alert for the discharge of its duties. The people should consider the police as their protectors and helpers and immediately inform the concerned police about the presence of suspicious persons around them. No sacrifice will be spared by utilizing all available resources for ensuring protection of lives and properties of the citizens.

For more information, contact:
Punjab Police
Punjab Police Computer Bureau,
5th Floor, Central Police Office (CPO),
Punjab, Lahore
Tel: +92-42-99213019, +92-42-99213013
Fax: +92-42-99213012
Email: sapcb@punjabpolice.gov.pk
Website: www.punjabpolice.gov.pk

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