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‘Fake traffic warden’ nabbed in Gujranwala

GUJRANWALA: Police on Saturday said to have nabbed a man pretending to be a traffic warden to mint money by penalizing citizens over traffic violations. As per details, the city traffic police took into custody the alleged impostor, Shehzad, from the Sheikhupura Mor. He had been robbing citizens for 10 years. Fake identity as well as service cards and a sum of money the suspect had made by fining citizens were recovered from his possession, according to the traffic police. A traffic police official said Shehzad, who…

IG Punjab proposes increase in challan fee for improved traffic system

LAHORE: Inspector General (IG) Punjab has sent a letter to Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) proposing a raise in traffic challan fee as a means of bringing betterment into the traffic system. The letter carries the recommendation to increase the fees by one to two thousand percent. Those violating traffic laws on motorbikes will be fined Rs1000 instead of Rs200 whereas, those driving cars or jeeps will be penalized with Rs10,000 rather than Rs500, as per the recommendations. On average, more than six thousand…

FixIt campaigners booked for obstructing president’s convoy

KARACHI: The police have booked a number of people, including FixIt campaigners, for allegedly obstructing the movement of President Arif Alvi’s security protocol in Karachi, ARY News reported.   As per details, two separate cases have been registered at different police stations on  complaints lodged by traffic police officers. The Shahrah-e-Faisal police registered an FIR, accusing an unnamed citizen not only of obstructing the president’s convoy on Shahra-e-Faisal on Saturday night, but also prompting other citizens…

Traffic cop shot dead on Quetta’s Raisani Road

QUETTA: A traffic police constable was shot dead by unidentified armed men on Quetta’s Raisani Road on Tuesday morning, ARY News reported. The constable was going to report for duty when he came under attack, according to the local police. The identity of the deceased and details about the assailants couldn’t be ascertained immediately. This is the second incident involving law enforcement official in less than two weeks. Earlier on Jan 06, a policeman was killed while another sustained bullet wounds when…

Karachi: Traffic policeman martyred, another injured in gun attack

KARACHI: Yet in another attack, one traffic police personnel martyred while another injured when unidentified armed assailants on Monday evening opened fire on them on Abul Hassan Isphani road of the metropolis, ARY News reported. The injured policeman has been shifted to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. According to police, two armed motorcyclists targeted the personnel during the duty. The police have cordoned off the crime scene. READ ALSO: Three policemen killed in Karachi gun attack However, the…

Karachi traffic police under attack: DSP killed, another escapes unhurt

KARACHI: Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Airport Traffic Police Faiz Ali Shagri was shot dead, while DSP Gulberg Traffic Police Zafar Hussain escaped unhurt on Sunday in separate incidents of deadly targeted attacks in Karachi, ARY News reported. The DSP Airport was killed and his driver injured when unknown assailants riding a bike opened fire on a vehicle of traffic police on Rashid Minhas road near Lal Flats within Sharae Faisal police station limits. The victim was later shifted to a hospital for medico-legal…