15 absconders held


The city police on Sunday claimed to have nabbed 15 absconders involved in the crimes of heinous nature in its special crackdown against outlaws during the last week. Senior Superintendent of Police Muhammad Yousuf Malik had assigned the task to all police officials to ensure arrest of proclaimed offenders and upon his direction the arrests were made, said a police spokesman. Sharing details, the spokesman said that Sabzi Mandi police arrested three proclaimed offenders and two court absconders, Golra police nabbed one proclaimed offender and one court absconder while Industrial Area, Shehzad Town and and Sihala police apprehended one proclaimed offender each. Similarly, two proclaimed offenders were arrested by Shalimar police, one each by Anti-Car Lifting Cell and Bhara Kahu police while one court absconder was held by Secretariat police.