Six police officials suspended in dollars case


Ashrafuddin Pirzada

LANDIKOTAL: District Police Officer(DPO)suspended six police officials in Jamrud who were allegedly involved in a foreign currency theft case, police said on Friday.

A notification issued from Khyber district police officer said six police identified as Assistant Sub-Inspector Ghafar Khan, constable Zulfiqar Khan, constable Muhammad Tahir, constable Muhammad Irshad, constable Adil Khan and constable Afsar Khan are suspended and closed to Police lines Khyber.

The district police officer has started a departmental inquiry against the aforesaid police officials.

It may be mentioned that a few weeks ago this police had seized 50,000 American dollars at the Bagyari check post and showed it as Pakistani rupees.
A complainant had filed an application that police had seized dollars from his possession but showed Pakistani rupees in the police report.