Kohat: 3 smugglers arrested
KOHAT, Aug 4: The police on Thursday seized several kilograms of hashish on Kohat-Hangu Road, which was being smuggled from Orakzai Agency into Punjab and Sindh.
Harvest and manufacturing of hashish in Orakzai Agency is at its peak these days with influential smugglers being able to sneak into down country with vehicles loaded with hashish.
Acting on a tip-off the cantonment police intensified checking on the Kohat-Hangu road and stopped a suspicious car number B-8296 which was coming from Orakzai Agency. Upon checking the police team found 22kg of high quality hashish which was hidden in the secret cavities.
The police also arrested the three member gang of smugglers including Zulfiqar Shah of Tehkal, Peshawar and two brothers, Siddique Ullah and Hayat Ullah, residents of Hangu.