MIRPUR (AJK)-Performance of the police deserved to be acknowledged for netting five accused involved in looting Pakistani and foreign currency worth over Rs9.1 million from a currency exchange situated on Allama Iqbal Road in Mirpur two weeks ago.

AJK IG Police Bashir Memon stated at a news conference held here at SSP Office in Mirpur the other day. He appreciated Mirpur SSP Raja Irfan Salim over busting the most-wanted inter-provincial robbers gang.

He also announced commendatory certificates and awards for members of the police team, which caught the culprits. He was flanked by DIG Police Mirpur Range, Sardar Gulfraz Khan, SSP Raja Urfan Salim and Additional SP Mirza Zahid Hussain, DSP City Raja Azher Iqbal and other senior police officers. Mr Memon informed that local traders organisations have offered hosting the proposed award distribution ceremony in recognition of the policemen’s outstanding performance.