Sheikhupura police continue operations to eradicate illegal weapons and drug dealers.

This week, seven suspects, two drug dealers and a motorcycle dacoit gang were arrested for possessing illegal weapons. More than 6 kg of hashish, 7 weapons including Kalashnikov rifle, 3 motorcycles and stolen goods worth millions  were recovered from the accused.

Sheikhupura police continue operations to eradicate illegal weapons and drug dealers.

LAHORE: District Police Officer Sheikhupura Ghulam Mubashir Mekan has directed all tehsils of Sheikhupura to take immediate action against criminal and anti-social elements and those possessing illegal weapons with the aim of protecting lives and property of the people by improving the governance. While conducting operation in this regard, the team of Factory Area Police Station arrested the notorious lady smuggler Kiran Feroze during an intelligence based operation and recovered 3 kg of chars from her possession. The police team of Chowki Noor Shah during a special operation a drug dealer Arshad alias Pappu was arrested and 3200 grams of cannabis was recovered from his possession. Cases have been registered against both the accused under the relevant provisions and further legal action is being taken against them.

According to details, operations against criminal and anti-social elements have been intensified in Ferozwala Circle under the supervision of SDPO Ferozwala, Ghulam Dastgir Khan and during the ongoing operations in this regard, Factory Area Police arrested a motorcycle dacoity gang.  Three accused Mohammad Aslam, Mohammad Ahsan and Mulazim Hussain were arrested from whose possession three motorcycles, 17 mobile phones, three tola gold,two pistols and 1.5 lakh cash were recovered. Cases were registered against the accused and further legal action is underway .  Similarly, in other operations, Police Station Factory Area, Chowki Noor Shah Police arrested two accused Allah Rakha and Abid Ali for possessing illegal weapons during check posts  duty. 223 bore rifle, 9mm pistol and 45 bullets were recovered from their possession.

Further legal action is being taken against the accused under FIR No. 121/21 and 122/21 under the relevant provisions.  In the ongoing campaign to eradicate illicit weapons, SHO Factory Area Rana Muhammad Iqbal recovered a Kalashnikov rifle from Zarq Mehboob, 30 pistols from Ghulam Sabir whereas  222 bore rifle several bullets from Amir Mehboob were recovered by SHO Ferozwala.  Further action is being taken against the accused by registering cases under relevant provisions.  Among other many actions ,police teams of police station Sharaq pur Shareef arrested Fiaz Maseeh and Mohsin Ali and seized 12 bore rifle ,30 bore pistol and one and half dozen bullets from their posession. FIR No. 40/21 and 46/21 are being registered against the accused under the relevant provisions and further legal action is being taken against them. DPO Sheikhupura Ghulam Mubashir Mekan appreciated SDPO Ferozwala, SHO Factory Area  Police Station and  SHO Sharaqpur Sharif Police Station and  directed that action be taken against criminal elements for the protection of life and property of the people and further improve and strengthen the relationship between the police and the people through better service delivery.