MARDAN: Police have arrested two suspects persons along with 75 KG explosives in the limits of Police station Rustam, Mardan district on Wednesday. According to FIR, SHO Mudasir Khan received a tip-off from an informer that two people were trying to smuggle explosives in a white sedan. Subsequently, police set up a checkpoint and started snap checking. During the general holdup, police intercepted the said vehicle and recovered 600 sticks of explosive weighing 75kgs, 28 detonators and 500 meters of Prima cords, a police press release stated. Police arrested the suspects and seized the vehicle and the explosives.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 2nd, 2019.