8 booked over water theft

SARGODHA: The Irrigation Task Force has arrested eight people allegedly involved in water theft in Kotmomin police precincts.

Police source said Tuesday that the team conduced raids in village Mateela and adjoining areas and caught eight farmers red-handed stealing water from canal.

They were identified as Saif-ur-Rehman, Mohammad Riaz, Manazir Ali, Mohammad Sultan, Khursheed Ahmad and others.