Grocery shops owners deal in narcotics arrested in Landikotal


By Ashrafuddin Pirzada

LANDIKOTAL: Police in Landikotal bazaar raided several shops and recovered hashish from grocery and hardware shops, police sources said on Thursday.

Police officer Rahmanuddin Shinwari said on the directives of district police officer doctor Muhammad Iqbal they constituted a police raiding party and started search of grocery shops in Landikotal bazaar. He said they recovered 15,00 grams hashish from three different grocery and hardware shops.He said the owners of the shops were illegaly involved in narcotics dealing.

Shinwari said they arrested three persons identified as Asadullah,Shehzad and Rabbani.First Information report was registered against them and investigation launched.