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miscreant

1. Archaic an unbeliever or heretic
2. Archaic unbelieving or heretical
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However, recently, the police received a mobile phone video recording of the incident, which led to suspicion that the three miscreants might have deliberately drowned the man, who got married four months ago.
The SHO of the concerned police station said two miscreants were seriously wounded during an exchange of gunfire with the police force.
Meanwhile the local people informed the mobile police about the presence of three miscreants in the area.
The Director Press Sindh Police said in a press release that the police had launched a crackdown against miscreants upon the directives of IG Sultan Salahuddin Khatak, Geo News reported.
In the first incident a person, after been stabbed by the two miscreants, was robbed of Rs 12,000 cash and valuables under Koh-e-Fiza police station, while in the second incident a woman was relieved of her gold chain and mangalsutra reported from TT Nagar police station of the city.
According to sources, the killed miscreants were involved in the murder of 20 labourers in Turbat.
SINCE January 28 Arup Bhandari had been battling for his life after being mercilessly beaten up by miscreants when he had protested against eveteasing.
This improvement in the situation is a good omen for the people of the province who suffered at the hands of miscreants of banned terrorists organizations like; Baloch Liberation Army (BLA), Baloch Republican Army (BRA), etc.
Asim Saleem Bajwa Sunday said that security forces are committed in relief operation only, despite repeated attacks by miscreants on troops busy in relief work in Awaran and Mushke.
However, some miscreants resorted to stone pelting on security forces at Chan khan area of Sopore, earlier in the day.
MARDAN -- The security forces have killed one miscreant and arrested three others while a cop also got seriously injured, in an exchange of fire with miscreants in Kaltlang tehsil during search operation on Monday.
THREE unidentified miscreants allegedly tried to break into the locker room of Oriental Bank of Commerce in Daryaganj, in the wee hours of November 1, barely 50 metres from the local police station.