The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Police (AJKP) on Monday foiled a bid to smuggle weapons into the area from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (Ok-P).
The smugglers together with heavy arms had been arrested at Dhan Gali checkpost in Tehsil Dadyal of Mirpur district.
The AJKP performing on a tip-off intercepted a automobile bearing quantity AGV -111 of Ok-P.
The police searched the car and recovered round 44 newest rifles and pistols of various bores together with 11,000 bullets.
The area’s police arrested two suspects who had been recognized as Abidullah, son of Hameed Allah, resident of Takht Bhai Mardan, Ok-P. Whereas the opposite alleged weapon smuggler was recognized as Saeed Ullah, son of Sharaf Udin, resident of Faqeer Abad Tall in Ok-P’s Hangu district.
AJK Inspector Normal of Police (IGP) Dr Sohail Habib Tajik hailed the short motion of Dadyal police group led by Station Home Officer (SHO) Dadyal Amar Dar and introduced appreciation letters and money awards for them.