Madina Colony police claimed to have arrested a gutka seller on Monday, following the instructions of SSP Keamari District Fida Hussain Janwari, SHO Madina Colony Inspector Salim Rind has continued operations against Gutka and Mawa Sellers in the jurisdiction of police station Madina colony.
Madina Colony police arrested the accused involved in the manufacturing and selling of gutka and mawa near mawanch roundabout during a security snap checking.
The arrested accused had fitted a black sack on the motorcycle seat in which the harmful to health gutka and mawa was hidden. The accused were also wearing a school bag from which the police team had recovered betel nuts worn by the accused.
According to the SHO Police Station Madina colony Salim Rind that they have recovered gutka and mawa from the accused, adding that he confessed to the alleged crime during initial interrogation that he manufactures and sells unhealthy gutka and mawa to the citizens which is illegal.
The police had registered a case with referring number 168/2021 against the accused under section 3/48 of the Manufacturing, Storage, Sale and Use of Gutka and Manpuri act, and further investigation is underway.