Karachi: 90 grenades found in a drum
KARACHI: Ninety hand grenades were found at a deserted place near the Sabzi Mandi along the Superhighway on Wednesday, police said. They said the grenades were found stored in a drum hidden in the bushes along the highway.
The brand-new grenades were packed in small boxes stored in a drum which was sealed. Police were tipped off about an unattended drum placed at a deserted spot.
They arrived at the place and after opening the drum found the packed grenades. Subsequently, officials of the bomb disposal squad arrived there and took the grenades along. They said the grenades were Russian made. However, police were not sure how the drum containing grenades reached the spot where it was found.