Kohat: 14 held for smuggling sacrificial animals to Afghanistan
KOHAT: The Anti–Corruption Department (ACD) arrested 14 persons involved in smuggling sacrificial animals to Afghanistan here on Sunday, official sources said. The sources said that acting on a tip-off, the ACD Divisional Director Mustafa Gul barricaded the Kohat-Hangu Road near Hangu Phattak and stopped seven trucks loaded with cows and buffaloes being smuggled to Afghanistan. They said the smugglers possessed forged documents to take the animals to Afghanistan. The officials arrested 14 accused and impounded the trucks.