SARGODHA: Police claimed on Tuesday to have arrested 14 drug peddlers besides recovering narcotics and illegal weapons from them.
Police spokesman said that during continued drive against drug pushers and criminals, teams of different police stations conducted raids in their jurisdiction and arrested 14 accused.
Police also recovered 2431 gram heroin, 102 bottles of liquor, 2 pistols, 2 guns, 2 rifles, 1 revolver and 51 bullets and cartridges from them.
The accused were identified as Muhammad Fayaz, Shafiq, Tariq, Rashid, Shahzad, Muhammad Nasir, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Nawaz, Imran, Afzal, Abdullah, Tajammal Hussain, Nadeem and others.
Police have registered separate cases against the drug peddlers and started investigation.