KOHAT, November 13: The police in Kohat district have seized 55 kilograms charas (cannabis) and local wine and also five people in separate actions.
District Police Officer Mr Salim Marwat told TNN that on a tip off, the police started checking vehicles at the City checkpost and recovered 55kg charas from cavities of a double-cabin pickup. The police arrested four people onboard the vehicle. Those held belong to Zakhakhel tribe of Khyber Agency.
In separate action, the personnel of Astarzai Police Station recovered 8kg charas from the possession of Mr Mohib Ali, hailing from Orakzai Agency. The accused was arrested on his way from Orakzai to Kohat.
In yet another incident, the Saddar Police Station personnel raided a house in Sheikhan village more than 100 bottles of liquor and two drums of local wine. The culprits, however, escaped the scene.