Swift action taken to protect life, wealth of people on roads: IGP.

Oct 24, 2020

By Our Staff Reporter LAHORE: As per vision of Inspector General of Police Punjab Inam Ghani and directions of Addl. IGP PHP Shahid Hanif swift action are being taken for the protection of lives and wealth of people on roads and against anti social elements. In this regard, PHP Headquarters issued fortnightly performance report. According to details, Punjab Highway Patrol while upholding its traditions, served the public on roads with determination and helped the public in many ways. In order to increases efficiency of the department, different branches of Punjab Highway Patrol did projects under different heads. The details of these activities are given below. Punjab Highway Patrol
lodged 542 cases upon violation of traffic laws, registered 517 cases against use of illegal and green number plates, 27 cases were registered on violation of sound system Act, registered 89
cases against installation of illegal gas cylinders in vehicles. While taking action against unlicensed weapons, 156 cases of illegal weapons , 154 cases against narcotics, recovered 4442 litter liquor and 20904-gram chars. Whereas in case of illegal weapons 04 Kalashnikov, 11 Riffles,
33 Guns, 106 Pistols, 91cartridges 629 bullets and 21 magazines have been recovered from the accused. Moreover, Punjab Highway Patrol arrested 100 proclaimed offenders and 2 court absconders. Furthermore, patrolling Police provided services to 280 commuters; reunited 06
missing children with their parents whereas taking action against encroachment, 100 encroachments were removed by PHP. Additional IGP PHP Shahid Hanif said that officials of PHP are continuing their duties with diligence, even without caring for their own lives.