165 criminals held in current month

FAISALABAD: The police have claimed to arrest 165 criminals from Faisalabad during current month of January 2018.

Police spokesman Amir Waheed said here Sunday that, among the arrested criminals include 60 drug peddlers, 45 proclaimed offenders, 29 illegal weapon holders, 21 gamblers and seven target offenders.

The police also recovered bet money of Rs 21,589, 21 pistols, four rifles, three guns, one carbine, number of rounds/cartridges, 2. 050 kg heroin, 76. 797 kg charas and 853 litres liquor from them during this period, he added.