The Newspaper's Staff CorrespondentAugust 27, 2018
QUETTA: Security forces have arrested 23 suspects following a search operation in different areas of Dera Bugti.
Official sources said on Sunday that personnel of Frontier Corps and Levies force were informed about the presence of suspected militants in the area. The security forces launched an operation in Sangsilla, Pir Koh and Toba Nokhani areas of Dera Bugti. “Forces arrested 23 suspected militants. All of them allegedly belong to banned militant outfits,” a senior Levies officer said, adding that a huge quantity of arms and ammunition was also recovered.
The seized weapons include explosives. The arrested suspects have been handed over to officials concerned for further interrogation.
Published in Dawn, August 27th, 2018