LAHORE: The police arrested 728 persons involved in 655 cases of wall chalking, misuse of loud speaker and publication of hate literature.
On the directions of CCPO Lahore, the police launched a clean-up operation under National Action Plan (NAP) and seized 133 loud speakers, amplifiers, books, pamphlets and CDs containing hatred literature from the accused.
DIG operations Dr Haider Ashraf further said that strict action would be taken in case of any violation of NAP. He also directed to take action against those who are involved in selling hate material and CDs.
The DIG (ops) directed all police officers to take guarantee from the administration of Mosques and Imam bargahs for not doing any provocative speeches or any sectarian violence.