32 drug peddlers held

SARGODHA: The police claimed to have arrested 32 drug peddlers and recovered narcotics and illegal weapons from them here on Friday.

Police said that the teams of different police stations conducted raids and arrested 32 drug peddlers, besides recovering 4.715 Kg hashish, 930 bottles of liquor, 11 pistols, three guns, two rifles and rounds from them.

The accused were identified as Tanvir, Imran, Afzal, Mukhtar, Bashir, Sulaman Ali, Tanvir, Abdul Rehman, Mohammad Ishaq, Khadim Hussain, Ashiq, Akram, Bashir Hussain, Javed, Qamar Hayat and others.

Cases have been registered against the accused.