Drug-traffickers arrested in Kohat
KOHAT: The police arrested two drug–traffickers and seized a cache of arms from them on the Indus Highway in the limits of Jarma Police Station on Monday, an official said.
Speaking at a press conference, DSP Circle Sona Khan said that acting on a tip-off, the police barricaded a road near Sur Gul Bridge on the Indus Highway and signalled a car to stop.
On thorough search, the police recovered 13 Kalakovs, two M-16 machine-guns, 43 pistols and numerous cartridges from the hidden cavities of the vehicle. The drug–traffickers identified as Fazal Muhammad and Abdur Rahim, residents of Matani area on outskirts of Peshawar, was arrested.