LAHORE - Capital city police officer Muhammad Amin Wains yesterday gave Rs 20,000 cash and appreciation letter to a constable for achieving silver medal in the Asian Men’s Netball championship 2016. 

According to a police spokesman, the police chief met Constable Ali Raza at his office yesterday and awarded him cash prize and commendatory certificate. The constable was part of the Pakistani national team which won the silver medal.

Six bootleggers arrested, 600 bottles seized

City police yesterday arrested six bootleggers and seized 600 bottles of liquor from their possession. The Qila Gujjar Singh police also registered a case and launched the investigation.

A police spokesman identified the arrested bootleggers as Usma, Ashraf, Waqas, Tanzeem, Shoaib, and Shahid Ali. The arrests were made during police raids in Qila Gujjar Singh area. City police have launched a crackdown against drug peddlers, brothels and gambling dens.