Afghan held with explosive materials

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Our Correspondent
Chitral

An Afghan national was arrested during the operation and recovered 21,850 meters of safety fuse and 1911 dynamite from him, District Police Officer Sonia Shamroz Khan here on Saturday.

According to details, Police party led by District Police Officer Sonia Shamroz Khan raided a shop situated in the Darosh Bazaar and arrested one Aftab son of Muhammad Azam, an Afghan national.

Police on a search of the shop, recovered 21,850 meters of safety fuse and 1911 dynamite from the Afghan National Aftab.

DPO Sonia Shamroz Khan informed the media that in their preliminary investigation, the alleged accused claimed to be the owner of the recovered powder.