January 21, 2018

Nangarhar Police seize more than 30,000 bullets hidden in civilian vehicle

By Khaama Press - Sun Aug 23 2015, 3:49 pm

20130202_140444Police in eastern Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province have seized more than 30,000 bullets from a civilian vehicle during a raid.

Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal, spokesman for Nangarhar police says the raid was conducted in Surkh Aab Bridge area of Surkh Rod District by personnel from the counter-narcotics department of the police headquarters.

He said the counter-narcotics department officials stopped a suspicious puck-up vehicle for search and recovered 31,000 bullets used for Kalashnikov and two Kalashnikovs from it.

Mashriqiwal further said that the bullets and Kalashnikovs very placed in the vehicle very expertly.

Noor Agha, the driver of the vehicle who is said to be from Logar province was also detained and put in jail.

Although, It is yet unknown what Noor Agha’s plans were but Nangarhar has turned into a hot spot for Taliban and Daesh militants and most of them use Kalashnikovs.

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