LAHORE: As per directions of Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastgir, crackdown against criminals and anti social elements in all districts of the province is continued on and in this regard Attock police under supervision of district police officer Syed Khalid Hamdani achieved landmark success after clutching the necks of criminals.
District police officer Syed Khalid Hamdani shared police report progress and told that police teams under National Action Plan undertook search operations during last month in the whole district and arrested total 446 criminals including 50 proclaimed offenders involved in 377 cases of murder, attempt to murder, theft, dacoity and kidnapping in ransom and recovered huge amount of automated weapons and drugs including 03 klashinkoves, 18 rifles, 18 guns, 45 pistols, 01 carbeen and 224 bullets of different bores from the accused and cases have been registered against them. While undertaking a strict lockdown across the district Attock Police recovered 80.968 kg chars, 02 kg heroin 173 litre alcohol and 1.600 kg opium have been recovered from the accused. Likewise in a crackdown against gamblers 10 cases have been registered whereas, record of 800 suspected persons has been checked in different areas during search operation.
600 rental houses have been checked, security arrangements of 700 sensitive educational institutions have also been checked, 500 hotels have been checked, 15 bus terminals have been checked whereas 800 sensitive and important public places have been checked. Likewise, police also bound 65 individuals for purpose of bail under Z and F 107 and 109 for protection. Attock police during this month registered 07 cases against power theft. During month of May Attock Police due to its effective patrolling, pickets and positive strategy controlled the incidents of terrorism, kidnapping, dacoity, looting under force, extortion, robbery to larger extent. According to DPO Attock Syed Khalid Hamdani, Attock Police is performing its duties diligently for ensuring equal implementation of law and protection of wealth and lives of people and there shall be no compromise over peace and protection of lives and wealth of public in this regard. Moreover Attock Police is always alert and ready even for sacrificing their lives for protection of wealth and lives of people.