JHANG - Police have succeeded in busting a notorious inter-district gang that was wanted to the Police of several districts in murder, highway robberies, abduction for ransom, cattle-lifting and other such crimes.

Reportedly, all the five members of the gang including ring leader Nasari Baloach were arrested. DPO Jhang Akhtar Omer Hayat Lalika told the media that the gang members have killed one Mansab Dar, a resident of Chak 175, and lifted his cattle. According to details, SHO Mochiwala Police Muhammad Waris with his team chased the gang and arrested all the members including Sabir Shah, Manzar alliance Manzari Baloach, Asif Alliance Asoo Baloach, Muhammad Ali Baloach and Nasar alias Nasari Baloach.

The police also claimed that lifted cattle and other looted property worth millions of rupees were also recovered. The DPO rewarded cash prizes and certificates to the raiding party. On the occasion, the DPO pledged that negligence in registration of FIR would not be tolerated as the registration of FIR is the elimination of old traditional police culture. He added that FIRs have vital role in making model police stations where peace-loving and law-abiding people were given due respect and culprits would be punished.