TIMERGARAH, 01 September: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Thursday here arrested two persons for allegedly operating illegal business of hundi, officials said.

The officials added that both the accused Asfandyar and Gul Naseeb had been shifted to Peshawar for further interrogation.

The FIA officials recovered national and foreign currency worth millions of rupees including 6.1 million Pakistan Rupees, 158,000 Saudi Riyals and 7400 Kuwaiti Dinars.

An official said that the action was taken as part of the National Action Plan.