Mardan: Suicide jacket recovered
MARDAN: Police claimed to have recovered a suicide jacket and explosives during a raid on an unoccupied house in Gujrat area here on Wednesday. Niaz Khan, station house officer of the Chora police station, told journalists that police took the action on a tip-off that explosive materials were kept in an empty house owned by Yousaf Khan. He said that police recovered a suicide jacket, explosives weighing 10kg, ball bearing weighing one and a half kilogram, five detonators and fuses.
The SHO said that the bomb disposal squad was called to the site which defused the explosives. He added that a case was registered against two alleged militant brothers, Sher Alam and Farooq Alam, who were wanted to police in terrorism activities.