The accused who dropped tomatoes from the truck was arrested in Mangchar area of Kalat.
According to Commissioner Qalat Daud Khalji, the accused was arrested after identification with the help of video and a case was registered. Raids are being conducted to arrest other accused.
The protestors blocked the Quetta-Karachi highway and stopped the containers.
A video of the protesters throwing away tomatoes from a container went viral.
It should be noted that local landowners in Mangocher area of Kalat threw tomatoes from the container while protesting against the import of tomatoes from Iran.
The landlords also blocked the Quetta-Karachi highway against the import of Iranian tomatoes and apples in Kalat yesterday.
The landowners said that after the flood situation, if tomatoes and apples are imported from Iran, we will suffer more.
Commissioner Kalat Dawood Khalji says that the incident is being investigated, action will be taken against the involved persons.