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13-06-2017

IGP KP MR.Salah-ud-din Khan, awarded Peshawar and Nowshera Police
The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin Khan awarded Peshawar police on busting a notorious gang involved in house dacoities in uniform of security forces in a ceremony held at CPO Peshawar today.

According to details a 3-member gang was involved in different dacoities who used security forces uniform for this purpose and in pretext of search operation broke into different houses in a couple of incidents in Mattani and looted cash and valuables. The group managed to enter the house in uniforms while impersonating themselves as security personnel. Police high ups took strong notice of it and constituted a special team. The team took it as a challange and started hard work day and night to work out the case. The other day the special team on Ali Khel road signalled motor cycle riders wearing security force uniform to stop but they further speed up the motor cycles. After a brief chase and an encounter the police party enabled to arrest the three dacoits and also recovered one Kalashnikov, one Kalakoves, one pistol, one hand grenade and 100 cartridges from them. Later, on their pointation looted cash and valuables of different dacoity incidents were also recovered by the police. Similarly the Nowshera police through scientific investigation had arrested an accused along with weapon of offence who had killed his four family members on account of rift within the family. Addressing on the occasion the IGP appreciated the performance of both the police teams in the above mentioned cases. The IGP informed that the out laws were using different tactics for fulfilling their nefarious designs and directed the awardees to be careful of these tactics and foil their design well in time. The IGP also directed the awardees to adopt decent behaviour with the complainant coming to the police station for redressal of their grievances and earn good name for the force by taking immediate steps for solution of their problems. On this occasion the IGP awarded Peshawar police team SDPO Saddar circle Rehmat Ullah Khan, SHO Mathani Sub Inspector Daud Khan, Sub Inspector Faizullah Khan, Head Constable Fazle Ilahid and constables Ilayas and waqas and Nowshera police team ASP Muhammad Usman Tipu, Head Constable Sajid Iqbal and Constables Muhammad Kalam, Sahir Ali and Naseer Ahmad with cash prizes and commendation certificates. PSO to IGP Captain (R) Mansoor Aman was also present on this occasion.