26 drug peddlers held

SARGODHA: The police claimed to have arrested 26 drug peddlers and recovered narcotics and illegal weapons from them, here on Monday.

Police said that the teams of different police stations conducted raids and arrested 26 drug peddlers, besides recovering 3.585 Kg hashish, 780 bottles of liquor, nine pistols, two guns, two rifles and rounds from them.

The accused were identified as Zafar Iqbal, Faheem Shahzad, Azhar Abbas, Awais,Bashir Hussain, Qamar Hayat, Rab Nawaz, Javed, Irfan, Khadim Hussain, and others.

Cases have been registered against the accused.