BUREWALA - The police busted a gang of motorcycle-lifters and arrested drug-pushers and a murderer in a vigorous crackdown, Vehari DPO Umar Saeed Malik claimed.

Addressing a press conference here at SDPO office, he said that the Model Town Police launched a crackdown on criminals and nailed a murderer identified as Allah Ditta of Chak 519/EB who had killed a trader at grain market during a robbery.

MPA Ch Irshad Ahmad, Burewala Bar Association President Javed Shaheen, Markazi Anjuman Tajran President Jamil Bhatti, General Secretary Saghir Ramay, Malik Aslam, CPLC President Sohail Sabir Ch, bar members, traders and a large majority of notables were present on the occasion.

He said that the police also busted a gang of motorcycle-lifters and recovered seven stolen motorcycles from their possession, adding that the police also recovered 7.9 kg of charas and registered 13 cases against drug-pushers.

MPA Irshad Arain, the TBA president also spoke on the occasion.