LAHORE - Lahore CIA police on Tuesday claimed to have seized a huge cache of weapons during special checking at Thokar Niaz Baig. The police also arrested three persons identified as Muhammad Faizan, Sajid Rahman, and Tahir Mubarak.  SSP (Investigations) Rana Ayyaz Saleem told reporters that a police team stopped a suspected car near Thokar Niaz Baig for checking. The police recovered 433 SIMs and weapons including AK-47, M16 guns, pistols, and more than 14,000 bullets from the vehicle during the search. The police officer claimed that SIMs and weapons were being smuggled into Lahore from Peshawar.

He also said that the police are interrogating the suspects who are linked to a banned militant outfit.