Huge quantity of arms ammunition recovered under Raad-ul-Fasaad

Huge quantity of arms ammunition recovered under Raad-ul-Fasaad

RAWALPINDI: As part of the on-going operation Radd ul Fasaad (RUF), huge quantities of arms, ammunition, explosives, rockets, antitank mines, detonators and suicide jackets have been recovered from parts of the country including FATA and Punjab.

According to details provided by the Inter Services Public Relations here on Tuesday, the security forces carried out Intelligence Based Operations (IBOs) in Khyber and South Wazirastan during which they recovered suicide jackets, explosive cylinders, Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), anti-tank mines and detonators.

A large quantity of arms and ammunition of various caliber including Small Machine Guns, pistols, 12.7 & 14.5 mm Rockets were also recovered from an abandoned terrorist compound in village Lalejai and Weshtonai area of South Wazirastan agency.

In Punjab Joint search operations and IBOs were conducted by Punjab Rangers, police and intelligence agencies. The operations were carried out in Lahore, Attock, Islamabad, Sialkot, Narowal, Shiekhupura, DG Khan, Rahimyar Khan and Rajanpur.

Various suspects were also apprehended along with arms and ammo. (APP)