Police capture arms, munitions in Nawabshah raids
NAWABSHAH: Police and security agencies in a joint operation foiled a terrorism plot in Nawabshah, ARY News reported on Friday.
The law enforcement agencies conducted raids at Azeem Colony and Brohi Goth of Nawabshah and captured large quantity of arms and munitions.
SSP Nawabshah Tanveer Tunio, talking to media men here said that four machine guns, four klashnikovs, two rifles, three pistols, three telescopes and thousands of rounds were captured in raids apart of the uniforms of the army and police.
The law enforcers arrested 11 accused during the raids and transferred them to undisclosed location for investigation, district police chief said.
The weapons and uniforms were likely to be gathered for use during terrorist attacks in Muharram, the SSP added.