Foreign currency seized in Torkham
LANDIKOTAL: The border security personnel at Torkham foiled a bid to smuggle US dollars and arrested one person on Monday.
Political Naib Tehsildar Irshad Mohmand told reporters that during routine checking, Khassadars at Torkham border recovered 55,000 dollars from the luggage of an Afghanistan–bound passenger. The dollars had been concealed in a pair of shoes. Waris, resident of Afghanistan, was arrested and shifted to Landikotal lockup.