HAFIZABAD : The CIA Police claimed to have busted an inter-district gang of cattle thieves and rustlers, had been active in Sheikhpura, Gujranwala and Hafizabad districts here the other day.

The police also recovered 13 head of stolen cattle and a car worth Rs2 million from their possession.

According to police, the CIA Police on the tip-off, raided hideout of the culprits and held five members of the gang - Master Abdul Razzaq alias Jhaka (ring-leader), Zulqarnain alias Zilli, Akram alias Kaloo, Sabir alias Sabro and Anwar alias Annu.

Later, the police handed over the cattle to the owners.