The police launched a crackdown against kite sellers and arrested three with over hundred kites and metallic strings on Sunday.
The police following the directives of the provincial government and district administration conducted an operation against kite sellers in Shadbagh area of the provincial capital Lahore.
A heavy contingent of police took part in the operation during which it arrested three shopkeepers involved in selling kites and recovered more than 100 kites and hundreds of meters of metallic kite flying string.
The nabbed kite sellers were being interrogated after registering cases against them.
It is worth mentioning here that the provincial government has banned the flying of kites as it often results in loss of precious lives, injuring many others besides disruption in power supply and flow of traffic.