KASUR: The police claimed to have arrested five members of a robbers gang and recovered two Kalashnikovs, a motorbike, 81 cellphones and Rs50,000 from their possession.

Talking to the media persons here the other day, DSP Mirza Arif Rashid showed the police team which busted the gang with praise, saying that the team arrested notorious robbers of Saleem alias Lado gang identified as Nadeem alias Deemi, Rashid Machi, Abid, Shahbaz and Tanveer. The police utilised modern techniques to trace and arrest the gangsters as they had become a challenge for the police since long. Mirza Arif Rashid informed that ringleader of the gang Saleem alias Lado somehow managed to flee the scene, while the police are conducting raids for his arrest. The DSP informed that the police recovered two Kalashnikovs, a motorcycles, 81 cellphones and cash amounting to Rs50,000 from their possession. On the occasion, the police officer urged the residents to extend cooperation to the police and keep a vigilant eye on suspicious activities in their surroundings.–Staff Reporter