Huge cache of arms, ammunition seized in Chaghai, Sui
QUETTA/SUI: Security forces seized 140 kilogrammes of explosives and arrested one person in two separate raids in Sui area of Dera Bugti District, Balochistan. Security agencies in cooperation with Aman Force and the police conducted a raid in Muhammad Colony. 80 kilogrammes of explosives were seized and a person identified as Noor Nabi was arrested.
Meanwhile, in another raid, 60 kilogrammes of explosives and two rocket launchers were recovered from Muhammad Colony area. “The explosive material was destined to be used in Sui for some big explosion,” sources claimed. A case has been registered against the person and further investigation is underway.
Separately, Frontier Corps (FC) on Wednesday seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition during a raid carried out in the Liji Carez area, some seven kilometres west of Chaghai. Official sources said that on being informed, Dalbandine Rifles of FC conducted a search operation in an area of Chaghai and recovered huge cache of arms. Seized arms and ammunition included anti aircraft guns, 15 hand grenades with detonators, mortar bombs, improvised explosive device (IED), fuses and cartridge. Official sources said that the arms and ammunitions were hidden in the area for smuggling. No arrest was made following recovery of ammunition. However, a case has been registered against some unidentified persons and investigation has been started.
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