Governor awards cash prize to three personnel of the Khasadar force

June 16, 2015 Off By Web Desk

Peshawar: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mahtab Ahmed Khan on Wednesday awarded cash prizes of Rs. 20 lakh to three personnel of the Khasadar force in Bara, Khyber Agency on their better performance in foiling a smuggling bid worth millions of rupees. Those personnel included Sepoy Khanzeb, Nib Subedar Zulfiqar and Sepoy Noor Mohammad.

The governor awarded Rs. 1 million to Khanzeb for his bravery and Rs. 5 lakh each to Nib Subedar Zulfiqar and Sepoy Noor Mohammad. These three Kahsadar personnel were on their duty when they foiled a truck load of heroin smuggling.

The governor while awarding cash prizes to the Khasadar personnel that he had learnt through reliable sources that a big sum of bribes was offered to the three personnel which they refused, arrested the smugglers and confiscated the heroin worth crores of rupees.