LAHORE: CIA Police have smashed a dacoit gang and arrested its six members involved in various cases.

Police also recovered Rs 1.5 million in cash, stolen motorcycles, laptops, mobile phones and illegal weapons from their possession. SSP CIA Umer Virk led a special team of CIA Kotwali which arrested Maju dacoit gang. The accused have been identified as Nawaz, Amjad, Riaz, Waheed, Jafar and Ali Raza. During preliminary interrogation, the accused confessed dozens of incidents of dacoity and motorcycle lifting in different areas of the city, including Shalimar, Iqbal Town, Township, Green Town, Shahdara, Lorri Adda and Chung.–APP