Over 100 suspects held with arms, drugs


More than 100 suspects, including Afghan nationals, were arrested and weapons and drugs were seized from them during search operations here on Sunday.

Police officials said that in the wake of surge in crime rate during recent days, search operations were conducted in Phandu, Gul Bahar and other internal localities of the provincial capital.

The police personnel during the operations were also accompanied by policewomen and sniffer dogs. They searched the houses, shops and other places, checked the CNICs and other documents.

Over 100 suspects, including six Afghan nationals, were arrested, shifted to respective police stations where they were being interrogated after registration of cases against them.