FAISALABAD: The police arrested 40 suspects, including Afghan nationals during search operation in different areas today.

CPO Afzaal Kousar said that heavy contingent of police conducted operations against the outlaws in Rashidabad, Ghulam Muhammadabad, Afghanabad and surrounding areas of Faisalabad.

He said that during search operation the police checked the CNICs and other documents of the residents and took into custody 40 suspects including Afghan nationals besides recovering weapons from their possession.

The detained suspects were being interrogated after registering cases against them at respective police stations.