27 Afghan nationals among 111 suspects arrested in Islamabad raids
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – 27 Afghan nationals including 111 suspected criminals were arrested by police during search operation in different parts of Islamabad on Sunday.
According to the details, Islamabad police conducted raids in different areas of the federal capital, where they arrested as many as 111 suspects including 27 Afghan nationals.
It was reported that the police has also recovered illegal ammunition and narcotics from the arrested persons, adding that pistol and liquor were recovered from three suspects during the raid, police added.
On April 5, Islamabad police had recovered 18 rounds of anti-aircraft gun during a raid conducted in Bani Gala. The rounds were spotted by children playing near an empty plot situated in Bani Gala, police said. Residents gathered at the site informed local police regarding the bullets.
Police personnel have immediately arrived in at the location and seized the rounds. Following the recovery, police conducted a search operation in surrounding areas.
According to the police officials, children found one round of the artillery from the plot while 17 more bullet buried on the same site were dug out by Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) personnel after its detection.
Police said that a detailed report regarding the recovery will be compiled to take investigation into conclusive end.
Afghan nationals among 29 arrested in Karachi
Earlier, police have arrested at least 29 accused during raids in Karachi’s different areas.
As per details, Rizvia police carried out a search operation in Kabli bazaar and searched dozens of flats and detained three Afghan nationals.
Police have lodged a case under Foreign Act against the Afghan nationals namely Akhtar Jan, Sardar Ali and Saif-ud-Din.
On the other hand, Shareefabad police conducted a search operation in FC area and nabbed 25 suspects. The suspects were arrested for not having complete documentations.
Meanwhile, a street criminal namely Yaseen was arrested by the Gulshan-e-Iqbal police during a raid and recovered weapons and snatched motorcycle.