Nowshera: Gang digging old graves for artifacts busted
NOWSHERA: Police on Friday arrested a gang, including its ringleader, on charges of desecrating historical graves and shrines in search of artifacts in Nowshera Kalan. Police said the accused including Ayub, Masal Khan and Gulharuddin were arrested while they were digging the tomb of Gumbat Shah Baba in the historical graveyard of Nowshera Kalan. They said the implements used for digging were also recovered from the accused. The accused had reportedly dug out graves in various graveyards of the area in the recent past. The arrested persons denied the allegation, saying they were innocent.