AK-47 rifle hidden in electric pole found in Karachi’s Landhi area

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KARACHI: An AK-47 rifle was found from an electric pole in Karachi’s Landhi neighbourhood.

A K-Electric team was carrying out repair work in Tezgan ground in Landhi when they found the rifle while cutting an electric pole. Sources said that the AK-47 was hidden inside the pole and added that the rifle had got rusty.

The K-E team immediately approached the local police station. Later, police arrived at the scene and seized the weapon.

Police sources said that the Russian-made rifle seemed a government weapon, which was concealed inside the police.

Later, the police initiated an inquiry into the matter.