Dir: Police arrest 7 terrorists
CHAKDARRA: As reported by The News on Tuesday, the Police on Monday claimed to have arrested 102 outlaws including seven militants in a search operation in different areas of Timergara, Lower Dir.
Talking to The News, the District Police Officer (DPO), Mumtaz Zareen Khan, said the police launched a search operation against the criminals and anti-social elements in various parts of the district and arrested 102 outlaws, including seven militants.
He said two militants arrested from Adenzai area were involved in the killing of the DPO Khurshid Khan while five were nabbed from the Maidan area.
The DPO claimed the arrest of Umar Khan, most wanted criminal and drug-peddler Syed Alam Shah and Sulaiman was an achievement of the police.
A total of 77 rifles, 43 guns, 52 pistols and drugs were seized from their possession.