Peshawar: 22 arrested, arms seized
PESHAWAR: Police claimed on Sunday to have arrested 22 proclaimed offenders and recovered weapons and fake currency from them. A police spokesman said the arrests were made during checking at different check points.
Mudassir of Lahore was arrested at Hayatabad with Rs42,000 fake currency notes. Similarly, another accused Mohammad Yaqub of Nawal Punjab was arrested at Tehkal with Rs36,000 fake currency.
He said Badbher police arrested Misal Khan at a check point on Sulemankhel road and recovered 10 kilogram hashish from him. Besides, he said proclaimed offenders were arrested in limits of Khan Raziq, Mathra and East Cantonment police stations. Police also recovered two Kalashnikovs, seven pistols, one Kalakov and thousands of cartridges from them.