Landikotal: Bid to smuggle arms, hashish foiled
LANDIKOTAL: Khassadar Force personnel Tuesday foiled a bid to smuggle arms and hashish at the Torkham border and arrested two alleged smugglers, officials said on Tuesday.
An official at Torkham border said during routine checking, the Khassadars recovered five pistols from the luggage of an Afghan national identified as Habibullah. He said the arrested Afghan national had brought the pistols from Darra Adamkhel and was trying to smuggle the stuff into Afghanistan. Meanwhile, another elderly man was arrested after the Khassadars recovered one kilograms of hashish from him.