Lakki Marwat: Arms dealer held; weapons recovered
LAKKI MARWAT: Police arrested an alleged weapons smuggler and seized a huge cache of illicit arms and ammunition from his possession during a surprise raid here on Wednesday. An official said that a police party of Shaheed Asmatullah Khan police station raided over a house in Maidikhel village near Gandi Khankhel and recovered illegal weapons from the basement of the house. “The seized weapons included a hand grenade, 2 Kalakovs, 2 Klashanikovs, 3 pistols, 3 shotguns, a rifle, 2400 bullets and accessories of weapons”, he said.
He also said that an alleged smuggler identified as Fazal Manan was arrested from the house and a case was registered against him under relevant section of law. Meanwhile, district police officer Umar Riaz has order transfer and posting of several police officials in the district. SI Asad Ali Shah waiting for posting in police lines was made station house officer of police station Lakki. He replaced SI Nasrullah Khan who has been directed to report to police lines with immediate effect. Additional SHO Dadiwala police station Abdul Saboor Khan was transferred and posted as in charge of Lakki city police station in place of Abdul Munim Khan who has been appointed as IHC in Dadiwala police station.