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MARDAN, June 2: The police in Mardan district have busted a gang of robbers by arresting seven accused including five women.

The police say they arrested the gangsters from a passenger coach from the Bypass Road on a tip-off. Cash amount and gold jewellery were also recovered from them.

The police officials say the gang, including two men and five women, was wanted in a number of robberies and extortion cases.

Two car lifters held in Peshawar: Meanwhile, the Peshawar Police claimed to have arrested two car lifters and recovered two taxicabs from their possession.

The Deputy Superintendent of Police Hayatabad circle, Mr Banaras Khan, said the accused had also killed a driver on resistance in the past.

“They used to sell the stolen vehicles for 40,000 to 50,000 rupees in FATA region,” he added.