Exchange of Firing Between Motorway Police And Smugglers

  • EXCHANGE OF FIRING BETWEEN MOTORWAY POLICE AND SMUGGLERS.
  • THE FIRING ENQUIRY ON MOTORWAY WILL BE DONE IN A TRANSPARENT WAY. IG, NH&MP

On 29-05-2018 at 1250 information was received from custom Intelligence directorate to National Highways & Motorway Police that valuable non-custom paid items are being smuggled from Khyber Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to Punjab by Motorway.  On this information National Highways & Motorway Police officers stopped a bus No. LES-09 at Islamabad Toll Plaza, according to the statement of those officers who stopped the bus, the persons travelling in the said bus were loaded with sticks & ammunition and started resistance with Motorway Police and started aerial firing and success to flee away along with bus. Motorway Police officers chased the bus and due to exchange of firing Abdur Rehman got injures who were immediately shifted to PIMS Hospital by Motorway Police officers, where his condition is out of danger. DIG Motorway Muhammad Umar Sheikh lodged an inquiry and assigned Sector Commander DSP Arbab Yawar as Inquiry officer, while FIR has been registered in the Police Station Naseerabad, both the relevant Patrolling officers have been suspended. IG, NH&MP Amjad Javed Saleemi stress the matter and ensured that the case inquiry will be transparent in keeping with all the aspects of the matter.
And the guilty will be punished according to the law.