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November 18, 2019
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Balochistan Pakistan

Search operation in Quetta, 52 held

QUETTA : Law enforcement agencies have claimed to arrest 52 suspected militants in the area of Pashtoonabad in Quetta during a search operation.

Security forces also claimed to have been successful in grabbing a large stockpile of weapons from the suspects, including 9 mm pistols, a shot gun, revolver, one 12 bore pistol and 22 bore pistol.

All the suspects have been shifted to unknown place for further investigations.

Police spokesman told media that lethal weapons and ammunitions have been recovered from the possession of suspects.

This operation was conducted on information provided by the intelligence agencies on presence of Taliban’s suspects.

All the entering and exit points had been closed during the search operation.