Police unearth drug mafia network; dozens held

Jul 11, 2019

SHEIKHUPURA - The district police busted a network of drug mafia and arrested dozens of drug-peddlers on Wednesday, said District Police Officer (DPO) Ghazi Salahuddin. Talking to media here, he said that the police also recovered contrabands including hashish and opium weighing 55kg from their possession. He added that the police had launched an operation in different parts of district following the directions of Inspector General of Police to eliminate drug mafia from the society. The DPO said that around 400 fugitives had also been rounded up in different parts of the district. “They have been involved in various incidents of heinous crime,” he added.

(The Nation)