LAHORE: Police have claimed that they seized a huge cache of weapons from the residence of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader in the provincial capital of Punjab.
The seized weapons include 13 SMG rifles, 3 pistols, 26 magazines and hundreds of bullets.
DIG Operations while addressing a press conference, said that police had reports that a cache of weapons was being shifted to Lahore.
On such reports, police on the previous night chased some vehicles which stopped at the residence of PTI leader Bajash Khan Niazi’s residence located in a housing society, he added.
Earlier on Tuesday night, the police arrested PTI’s Senator Ejaz Chaudhry, Punjab senior leader Mian Mehmood ur Rasheed and other party workers.