MINCHINABAD -Regretting over the police indifference to go after the criminals in past, a police officer pledged that tehsil Minchinabad would be made a crime-free area with the cooperation of public.

Talking to The Nation, he said that no efforts were taken to eradicate the crimes in the tehsil over the past many years. “The eradication of crimes in the district is the police’s top priority,” DSP Ch Jawwad said. The DSP said that police are responsible for the implementation of government writ stressing that the people should also cooperate with the cops to ensure the revival of law and order in the tehsil. He assured to launch a vigorous crackdown on outlaws, especially those involved in dacoities, gambling, prostitution, arms dealing, extortion and drug peddling. He said the police patrolling on highways have been increased during the night and circle police are directed to take action against motorbikes lifters.