Peshawar: Police seize explosives, arms
PESHAWAR: The Counter Terrorism Department on Thursday recovered explosives, arms and other devices used in a bomb blast from a vehicle in Mardan. As per the CTD statement issued here, the CTD personnel had received information that some terrorists were trying to shift explosives materials to Mardan city.
During search, it said, a pick-up truck was signaled to stop. However, the driver tried to speed away and the cops after a brief chase managed to arrest Sabir Shah, a resident of Nissata in Charsadda district, and Hanifullah, son, a resident of Par Hoti, Mardan. It said that the police recovered four hand-grenades, two 30-bore pistols, two kg explosives materials, five liquid shells and five detonators.