Punjab Highway Patrol (PHP), over the last fortnight, arrested 1,292 accused and seized a large quantity of illegal arms and drugs, in a 15-day special campaign against criminals.
The AIG added that the PHP launched the special campaign in all districts of the province from December 16 to December 31. “During this campaign, special operations were carried out against illegal arms, drug dealers and proclaimed offenders.”
In connection with illegal arms operation, PHP seized three Kalashnikovs, 10 rifles, nine guns and more than 50 pistols, he briefed. “The accused were put behind bars. Similarly, more than 1,582 litres of alcohol and 15 kilogrammes of hashish were also seized.”