28 suspects, 15 drug peddlers held.

ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad Police have arrested 28 suspects and 15 drug pushers in crackdown against criminals during the last 24 hours and recovered cache of narcotics and weapons from them, a police spokesman Monday said.

Under supervision of Senior Superintendent of Police (Operations) Waqar Ud Din Syed, he said crackdown was conducted in villages of Doray, Athal and areas of Koral police station.

More than 200 cops and police commandos participated in it and succeeded to arrest 28 suspects as well as 15 drug peddlers.

Three 12 bore rifles, two pistols, 10.6 kilogram hashish and three bottles of liquor were also recovered from them.

Meanwhile, police also succeeded to nab five proclaimed offenders namely...

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