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Gangsters release 24 Pakistani policemen, surrender to army

Pakistani military rescued 24 policemen

By: Eastern Eye Staff

Pakistan’s military have rescued 24 policemen who had been held hostage by a gang of heavily armed criminals on an island stronghold. The ringleader and 13 other gang members surrendered unconditionally following a raid, military spokesman Major General Asim Saleem Bajwa said on his official Twitter account. Police in Pakistan’s Rajanpur district began an anti-criminal operation against the group on April 1, officials said, with police confining the gang members to an area of the island in southern Punjab province. The hunt to find the remaining criminals is continuing, with more than 100 still at large. The operation involved about…

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