imagePESHAWAR: Police and security forces arrested 198 suspects during search and strike operations in Mardan and Kohat district on Tuesday.

According to police, the search operation was conducted in Kochi Abad area of Mardan from where police arrested 138 suspects including two proclaimed offenders and recovered cache of arms from their possession.

In Kohat district the search operation was conducted in Tangi area from where at least 60 suspects were taken into custody.

The arrested suspects were shifted to concerned police stations for interrogation.

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