Landi Kotal: Arms, ammunition seized
LANDI KOTAL: Security forces on Tuesday seized huge quantity of arms and ammunition from a house in Landi Kotal. Official sources said a special contingent of Frontier Corps was sent from Balahisar Fort in Peshawar to conduct raid on the house of Haji Mazar Khan in Mirdad Khel locality. Officials said the search operation continued for almost ten hours in which personnel of the Khyber Rifles also took part. Forces used excavators to dig out arms and ammunitions hurried under the earth. Sources said Haji Mazar is a transporter-cum-currency dealer and has long shifted to Peshawar.
Officials said the seizure included thousands of rounds of Kalashnikov, explosive material, RPGs, SMGs, mortars and artillery shells. No one was taken into custody.
Meanwhile, khasadar force in Jamrud recovered body of a young man stuffed in a bag from a water channel. He was identified as Arshad, hailing from Charsadda.