PESHAWAR - Police and security forces Saturday carried out joint search and strike operation in Daudzai area of the city and arrested over 200 suspects.

The search operation was carried out in Daman Afghani, Madina Town and Shah Alam in the jurisdiction of Daudzai police station. Female police personnel also took part in the operation. More than 200 suspects were rounded up during the operation. The security forces also recovered weapons from the possession of some of the suspects, including five short machine guns, 13 pistols, two rifles and two hand grenades. The suspected persons were shifted to undisclosed location for further investigation. In addition, four other persons were held and cases were registered against them for having incomplete residential documents.