Bahawalpur - Police continued operations against anti-social elements on Friday and arrested several drug dealers and seized illegal weapons and registered cases. DPO Muhammad Faisal Kamran said that operation to eradicate criminal elements from society will continue.
According to details, Inspector General of Police Punjab Inam Ghani and Additional Inspector General of Police South Punjab Capt (Retd) Zafar Iqbal Awan following the policy of “Drug Free Society” and as per the instructions of District Police Officer Muhammad Faisal Kamran, the Bahawalpur police in operations against drug dealers seized illegal weapons and arrested several accused and recovered drugs and illicit arms from their possession. The accused Muhammad Fayyaz, Nazim Ali, Khurram Shehzad, Fayyaz Ahmed Muhammad Zahid, Mumtaz Nazir and Fayyaz Ahmed were arrested and 6 pistols, 30 bores and 12 bore guns were recovered from their possession.
SDPOs visited the circles to check the security arrangements of mosques and Imambargahs on the occasion of Jamaat-ul-Mubarak. DPO Muhammad Faisal Kamran said negligence will not be tolerated while on duty. According to details, Inspector General of Police Inam Ghani and Additional Inspector General of Police South Punjab Capt (Retd) Zafar Iqbal Awan following the orders of DPO Muhammad Faisal Kamran checked arrangements regarding Jumat-ul-Mubarak.
All the SDPOs visited their respective circles to check the security arrangements of mosques and Imambargahs on the occasion of Jumat-ul-Mubarak.
The DPO in its message said that protection of life and property of the citizens and establishment of law and order in the district is among the first duty and any negligence will not be tolerated in this regard.
DPOz and SHOs were instructed to conduct effective patrols and security arrangements in their respective areas.