JAMRUD, 5 October: Khasadar force in Khyber Agency on Thursday recovered 1500 kilogram hashish from a dumber truck and arrested the driver.

Political tehsildar Shakeel Barki said that Khasadar force intercepted a dumber truck at Bhagyari checkpoint, while acting on a tip off.

He said that the personnel recovered sacs of hashish concealed in secret cavities of the truck and arrested the driver.

A case has been registered against the driver and further investigation is underway. Meanwhile, the administration arrested wanted drug peddler Lal Muhammad Afghani in a raid conducted on his house in Jamrud.