KARACHI - The City Police recovered a huge quantity of cell phones and 2 kg drugs from the prisoners of Central Jail.

According to details, police carried out search operations at the Central Jail, recovering more than 500 cell phones, 400 batteries, 39 chargers and two kg of drugs from the prisoners.

The jail officials said the recoveries were made from inmates during various search operations carried out during last three years. They said that police would continue to carryout search operations in jail on daily basis in future as well. Under the law, prisoners are not allowed to access to cell phones in jail but their use is common in Pakistani jails in connivance of the police officials.