Search operation continues in Chilas city and its surrounding to catch two escapees of Gilgit jail
Chilas, March 11 (SOST TODAY) : An intense search operation is underway in Chilas to apprehend two inmates who managed to escape by breaking a police cordon after fleeing the district jail Gilgit.
Diamer police has arrested around 30 suspects during a search operation in Chilas city and its surrounding on Tuesday. While an Afghan citizen has also been arrested, when he was illegally entering Gilgit Baltistan. Check posts has been setup at entry and exit points. Search operation is still underway.
The arrested suspects have been shifted to Governor Farm police station and KKH police station.
Diamer police spokesman told media that the suspects arrested in the territory of Diamer are under investigation. He said after Gilgit jail incident security in Diamer is high alert and we are all set to counter any sort of unfavorable incidents.