close
Advertisement
Can't connect right now! retry

add The News to homescreen

tap to bring up your browser menu and select 'Add to homescreen' to pin the The News web app

Got it!

add The News to homescreen

tap to bring up your browser menu and select 'Add to homescreen' to pin the The News web app

Got it!
July 29, 2019

Dir police claim arresting five robbers

Peshawar

July 29, 2019

DIR: The Upper Dir police on Sunday claimed to have busted a five-member gang of robbers who had looted the passengers going to Chitral two days ago.

District Police Officer (DPO) Mian Naseeb Jan told reporters that he was informed that a Chitral-bound coach was stopped at Unkaar locality in Upper Dir district on the main Dir-Peshawar road and the passengers were robbed at gunpoint.

He said that he had directed the relevant police station officials to arrest the robbers.

The official said an investigation team headed by sub-divisional police officer Wari Zafar Khan was formed to investigate the crime.

The DPO said that the police busted the gang and recovered the cash, cellphones, CNICs, service cards and other valuables from the accused.

He said weapons and the non-customs paid vehicle used in the robbery were seized as well.The accused identified as Fatehullah, Amjad Ali, Saeedullah, Muhammad Zeb and Kashif were produced before the media.

The DPO said a case was registered against the accused under Section-392-34 of the Pakistan Penal Code.

Topstory minus plus

Opinion minus plus

Newspost minus plus

Editorial minus plus

National minus plus

World minus plus

Sports minus plus

Business minus plus

Karachi minus plus

Lahore minus plus

Islamabad minus plus

Peshawar minus plus