2 held, NCP van seized in Tank
TANK: The police arrested two smugglers and seized a non-custom paid (NCP) van from their possession at the Gule Imam checkpost in Tank district on Wednesday, an official said.
Talking to The News, District Police Officer Kifayatullah Wazir said that the police stopped a car at the Gule Imam checkpost and after thorough search one of the accused Sher Ayub, a resident of Mir Ali and Said Nawaz, a resident of Umar Adda in Bhittani, were arrested.
He said that they were coming from Wana, headquarters of South Waziristan but after preliminary investigation, Sher Ayub told the police that he had gone to Tank to see his friends and relatives.
He said the accused failed to give the names of the relatives and friends and place in Tank district. The DPO said that some of the officials were also involved in the smuggling of the NCP vehicles from Tank to other parts of the province.