Weapons being transported to Karachi seized near Kohat Tunnel
06 October, 2013
KOHAT: The security forces seized a huge cache of weapons and arrested five alleged gun runners near Kohat Tunnel on Saturday evening, sources said.
The sources said that five persons, whose identity could not be ascertained, were smuggling heavy and small arms, including SMGs, Kalashnikov rifles, pistols and thousands of cartridges from the semi-tribal region Darra Adamkhel to Karachi in two vehicles.
Taking action on a tip-off, the security forces barricaded the road and stopped the suspected vehicles ľa van and car.
Upon checking, the forces recovered weapons and ammunition from the vehicles and arrested five arms traffickers. The sources said that the accused were shifted to an unknown location for interrogation.