Nowshera: Nato tankers destroyed by owners, claim police
NOWSHERA: Two Nato oil tankers were destroyed after bombs, which police claimed were planted by the owners of the vehicles, went off here late on Monday night. Two Nato oil tankers were destroyed here on Monday night in bomb blasts which police claimed were planted by the owners of the vehicles.
An oil tanker was destroyed near Choki Mamraz at 11.30pm and as a result two persons sustained burn injuries. They were taken to Pabbi Satellite Hospital. Another Oil tanker was reduced to ashes after a blast at 2.15am at Azakhel.
When SHO Azakhel Police Station Mir Hussain was contacted, he alleged that both the oil tankers were destroyed by bombs planted by their owners, drivers and cleaners to claim insurance.
He said that the tankers and oil were separately insured with Nato. The SHO claimed that the owners had collected all the documents and permits from the tankers and even changed the tyres before blowing up their vehicles.