Rawalpindi (Staff Report): At least 71 suspects including 14 Afghan nationals were apprehended while weapons, ammunition and illegal drugs were also recovered during intelligence-based operation in Punjab .

According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), joint search and intelligence-based operations were conducted under Operation Radd ul Fasad in different cities of Punjab during last two days.

The operations were conducted in Attock, Islamabad, Sialkot, Narowal, Lahore, DG Khan and Rajanpur, the statement said.

Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad was launched on February 22, after series back-to-back terrorist attacks in the country, in which more than 100 people lost their lives.