Sargodha Police in a recent operation has arrested 7 notorious and most wanted Car Lifters including members of 'Ijaz Lohar' and 'Mushtaq Jat' Gang. They have confessed having stolen/ snatched atleast 115 Cars various districts of Punjab including Lahore, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Sialkot and Sargodha. While most of these cars were smuggled to KPK Province (DI Khan, Lakki and Peshawar districts), few vehicles were being sold and used locally. Subsequently local Police acting jointly with the ACLC team of Lahore Police recovered 41 stolen Cars (for complete lisit go to "Downloads") from various parts of Sargodha City and its suburbs. These recovered vehicles in Suzuki, Honda, Toyota and Cuore. An FSL Laboratory Test was got conducted on these cars to decipher the original Chassis/ VIN numbers and identify and track-back the original owners. Later on July 22, 2011 Regional Police Officer Rao Sardar Ali and District Police Officer Muhammad Rizwan during a joint press conference handed over keys to Cars to their original owners at Police Line Sargodha. At that occasion Member Provincial Assembly Ch. Abdul Razzaq Dhillon eulogized the Sargodha police for its remarkable and commendable performance.