LAKKI MARWAT - Police claimed to have arrested 10 persons, including five notorious proclaimed offenders, during surprise raids in different parts of the district.

“After receiving credible information about the presence of outlaws DPO Muhammad Idrees Khan ordered station house officers of Ghaznikhel, Dadiwala and Tajori police stations to take action against them”, said an official on Tuesday.

He said that police assisted by commandos of Elite Force and Anti Terror Squad raided over the hideouts of criminals’ gangs in Mash Mastikhani, Kherukhel, Titterkhel and Tarikhel. He told that the law enforcers captured five wanted criminals including Ashraf Ali, Shaukatullah, Farmanullah, Noor Ali and Akhtar Ali.  “The arrested proclaimed offenders were wanted by police in different cases”, he maintained. He said that police also arrested five suspects during raids and shifted them to different police stations.

Meanwhile, All Senior English Teachers Association, Lakki, held a meeting at district headquarters complex Tajazai on Tuesday to discuss problems of SST teachers.