Mardan: Bid to smuggle precious statue foiled
MARDAN: The city police have foiled a bid to smuggle precious statues to Peshawar and arrested four people on Mardan–Malkand road in the limits of Sher Ghar police station, police sources said on Wednesday. The sources said that acting on a tip-off the police put up a barricade at the Mardan–Malakand road near Shago–Naka. During the monitoring, the police party signaled a car (7918/IDK) to stop.
During the search, the sources said, a precious statue was recovered from the car and arrested four persons identified as Sajjid Ali, Zulqarnan,, Gul Mohammad and Raza Khan residents of Chowk Yadgar Peshawar. The police have registered a case against them and and started investigation.