KARACHI: Sindh police have arrested 1,108 malefactors all the way through a province-wide crackdown towards gutka mafia. The crackdown was once geared toward restricting the manufacturing and sale of the substance. Sindh Inspector-Basic of
Police Allah Dino Khawaja ordered the crackdown and strict motion towards the threat.
All over the operation between September 1 and October nine, 1,108 other folks have been arrested and 910 instances have been registered.
Karachi, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur, Shaheed Benazirabad and Larkana police, on a number of events, arrested suspects, registered instances and recovered huge quantities of gutka and maavay from them.
Karachi police arrested 409 offenders, registered 309 instances and seized 407 kilogrammes (kg) of unpacked gutka, three,341 gutka baggage and 12,579 maavay packets. Hyderabad police, all the way through a sequence of crackdowns, arrested 406 suspects and seized 2kg of gutka, 488,682 packets and 469 baggage from them.
Mirpurkhas police arrested 106 miscreants, improving 282,361 maavay and gutka packets from them. Shaheed Benazirabad police recovered 316,239 gutka baggage and packets from 138 suspects. Sukkur police arrested 51 miscreants and seized five,938 gutka baggage and packets from them. Larkana police arrested 5 suspects and recovered 850 gutka baggage and packets from them.