Arms, ammunition seized

By Our Correspondent
June 22, 2024
Police personnel stand guard in this undated photo. — KP Police/file

MANSEHRA: The police on Friday seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition, which was being smuggled from Peshawar to parts of Hazara division, an official said on Friday.


“We have seized arms and ammunition and arrested its smuggler,” Shafiullah Khan Gandapur, the District Police Officer told reporters here. He said that a police party led by Additional SHO Gulnawaz Khan on a tip-off intercepted a car at Garhi Habibullah bypass. The police party, he said, seized 28 pistols of 30-bores, five shotguns, over 40,000 rounds and cottages of various bore. One Masood Nawaz, a resident of Peshawar, was arrested, he added.

“The arrested suspect was smuggling arms and ammunition to different parts of Hazara Division from Peshawar,” Gandapur said.