Police registers case against thieves for stealing hockey, ball from statue of Samiullah Khan
Bahawalpur Police on Sunday registered a case against the unknown thieves on the application of a citizen regarding stealing of hockey stick and ball from the statue of great hockey player Samiullah Khan.
Bahawalpur Cantt Police Station has started the investigations with the help of CCTV footage after registering the case.
The administration has placed the hockey stick and ball restoring the statue in its original shape.
Thieves stole a hockey stick and a ball from the statue of Samiullah Khan installed in his hometown of Bahawalpur.
The theft occurred less than two weeks after the statue of a legendary hockey player was installed at a crossing to honour.
After the issue of stealing hockey and ball from the statute of world-renowned Olympian Samiullah Khan came to light on social media, the police came into action and registered a case and launched raids to arrest the accused.
Reporter: Mehmood Zaheer