ISLAMABAD-DIG Operations Waqar-Ud-Din Syed Saturday directed all zonal SPs to take strict action against kite flying, selling and its manufacturing.

Following the directions, SP Industrial Area Zubair Ahmed Sheikh constituted various police teams to check and take action against this dangerous act.  The police in its drive against kite business arrested three accused involved in kite selling.

A SabziMandi police team arrested an accused Muhammad Ali and recovered huge quantity of kites and metal strings.

The accused was resident of I-10/4 and was a wholesale dealer. Meanwhile,Saddar zone police team under supervision of SP Muhammad Umar Khan headed by SDPO Khalid MehmoodAwan arrested two accused namely Muhammad Waqar and Adnan and recovered large number of kites and metal strings. Cases have been registered against the accused.

The police have been continuously patrolling in the area and would not allow kite flying.

DIG Operations had appreciated the police performance.