8 rockets fired in Mardan
MARDAN: Eight rockets were fired at a residential area in Mardan on Tuesday morning injuring two persons including a security official, sources said. The rockets landed in the Akram Dhaka, Shaheen Mohalla, Bank road, Baghdada and Cantonment areas of the city. The injured have been hospitalised. A spokesman for the local Taliban claimed responsibility for the attacks, claiming that they were carried out to avenge military operation in the Swat valley.