Kohat: 23 miscreants including TTP’s local chief arrested
Kohat: Kohat Police on Thursday during the search operation in Ghorzandi, a suburb of Tehsil Lachi, has taken 23 alleged suspects into their custody including Wahid Jalal, a local miscreant commander.
According DPO Kohat, Mubarak Zaib Khan, four teams of Elite Force led by Ashraf Khan, SDPO Lachi carried out a search operation in Ghorzandi while acting upon secret information pertaining to the presence of alleged miscreants in the area.
While exploration, search teams cordoned off the area and raided the hideouts of miscreants. Following the cross fires between miscreants and police, Wahid Jalal commander Hanfi Group of banned Tehrik-e-Taliban was captured along with heavy ammunition.
Later 22 other alleged suspects were also taken into custody along with one SMG rifle, 7 guns, 3 pistols and dozens of bullets. Security forces shifted the alleged suspects to an undisclosed location for further investigations.
DIG Kohat Region, Muhammad Masood Khan Afridi termed it a great success against the terrorism and has announced reward for police department.