Hubballi: On Tuesday morning, the Hubballi-Dharwad police knocked on the doors of active rowdies. They went into their homes looking for weapons and ganja. The special operation was carried out in order to maintain peace and order in the city, as well as to keep anti-social elements in control.
The drive was headed by respective station inspectors and ACPs and took place in all 15 law and order police stations. Nine rowdies were charged with illegally possessing dangerous weapons, while the remaining over 600 were taken to the police station and cautioned not to take the law into their own hands or face the consequences.