PESHAWAR : Police and law enforcement agencies today arrested at least 33 suspects , including six Afghan nationals, during a search operation in various areas of the provincial capital.

According to police sources, the operation was carried out after tip-offs from the secret agencies about the presence of suspected terrorists in the areas. The police also claimed to have recovered lethal weapons and ammunitions from their possession.

The police said that all the entering and exit points of the area were closed during the search operation.