KOHAT: Kohat police foiled an attempt to smuggle fake currency and illegal arms and arrested two suspects at Muslimabad check post on Indus Highway.
Police said that acting on a tip-off, District Police Officer (DPO) Javed Iqbal Wazir directed the DSP Saddar Circle Sanobar Shah and SHO Jarma Irfan Khan to take action against smuggling of fake currency and arms.
The police signaled a car to stop at Muslimabad check post and on thorough search the police recovered fake currency (Rs 500,000) and a gun from the secret cavities of the car heading to Quetta, Balochistan.
The police arrested two inter-provincial smugglers identified as Syed Haq Nawaz and Roohullah. Police booked the suspects under relevant sections of law and launched an investigation.