Peshawar: KP Police arrests 246 suspects in operation
PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police, in the ongoing search and strike operation throughout the province against criminals and anti–social elements, have rounded 246 suspects and recovered huge quantity of arms and ammunition. The number of arrests and recovery of weapons were made during the last two days of the operation, according to a statement from Police spokesman. “Around 79 arms and ammunition of different kind and 1,132 rounds of different bore were recovered during the search operation,” the statement added.
The statement further said that during the operation 873 houses and 499 hotels were checked and 38 cases were registered against the violators. During the snap checking on 275 checkpoints, 285 suspects were held and 10 arms of different kind and 130 cartridges of different bore were recovered. During action against “illegal” Afghans a total of 192 persons were detained and 66 cases were registered against them.