KOHAT (INP): The police arrested 60 outlaws including arms, drugs smugglers and recovered cache of arms and drugs during separate actions here on Friday.
The police on a tip-off started snap checking of vehicles at Gulshanabad police check post in Kohat. During search of a suspected Suzuki van coming from Dara Adam Khal, arms including a Kalashnikov, one M-16 gun, two pistols and 2620 rounds were recovered. Inter-district smuggler Faheem Khan was arrested.
The police during search operations in different areas of Kohat arrested 57 outlaws and recovered one Kalashnikov, to rifles, six pistols, hundreds of rounds and three kilogram hashish from their possession.
Motorcycle rider brother and sister identified as Shakeela Bibi and Rasool Zaman were arrested after recovery of 14 kilogram high quality hashish worth millions of rupees during search near Janana Mills More. The detainees stated to be hailing from district Tank were stated to be members of inter-district drugs smuggler gang.
The police confiscated the recovered arms and drugs and the detainees were being interrogated after registering cases against them at concerned police stations.