PESHAWAR - The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police in the ongoing search and strike operation through out the province against criminals and anti-social elements rounded up 484 suspects and recovered huge quantity of arms and ammunition from them.

As per details, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police conducted operations in different parts of the province and recovered 27 arms and ammunition of different kind and 463 rounds of different bore. During the operation 487 houses and 247 hotels were checked and 11 cases were registered against the violators.

During snap checking on 128 check points, 340 suspects were held and 18 arms of different kind and 179 cartridges of different bore were recovered. During action against illegal Afghans a total of 45 Afghans were detained on violation and 34 cases were registered against them.

Similarly, in action against misuse of loudspeakers 2 persons were arrested and 3 loudspeakers were seized and 3 cases were registered against them. Security inspections of 914 educational institutions were also carried out and 5 cases were registered on poor security arrangements.