HASHISH SEIZED: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested two motorcyclists with a big quantity of hashish near Baistkhel area of Lakki Marwat.

An official said that a party of Serai Gambila police station intercepted two suspected motorcyclists on the Indus Highway and during search seized 10kg hashish from them.

“Police arrested both the men identified as Saifur Rehman and Asadullah hailing from North Waziristan and impounded their bike,” he said, adding that a case had been registered against them.

Also on the day, police arrested three alleged gamblers during a raid in Lakki city.

An official said that a party of city police station arrested Ihsanullah, Rehmatullah and Naeem during a raid on a hotel at Michenkhel Adda and seized the stake money.

The official said several accomplices of the arrested men managed to escape.