Islamabad: 15 suspects arrested; arms, explosives recovered
ISLAMABAD: The police have arrested 15 suspects during a raid at a private oil company on Sunday and recovered arms and explosives from their possession.
The Sabzi Mandi police on a tip off, under the supervision of District Magistrate Abdul Hadi, launched a crackdown on the Eastern Oil Company located in Sector I10/3 of the capital. During the operation, 15 suspects were arrested and arms including 10 pistols, four guns, three triple-two rifles, explosives, and thousands of bullets were recovered. The detainees have been shifted to an undisclosed location for further investigation. Meanwhile, the security in the twin cities have been beefed up in the wake of terror threats on the occasion of PTI’s ‘Azadi March’, scheduled on the Independence Day.