Ghalanai: 7 militants held in Mohmand Agency
GHALANAI: The security forces on Wednesday arrested seven militants in Karapa area of Pindyalai Tehsil of Mohmand Agency. Security forces had received information that seven militants travelling in a Land Cruiser (B-2197) were carrying out their activities on a roadside in Karapa area. The personnel of paramilitary Mohmand Rifles rushed to the spot, laid a siege and arrested them without any resistance.
The arrested militants included Muhammad Khalid, Khan Said, Rahim Khan, Abdul Haq and Shah Mehmood belonging to Afghanistan and Abdul Malik of Charsadda and Barkat Khan of Khyber Agency. Meanwhile, the security forces arrested a local militant, Imran, a resident of Lakaro, at Nahqi checkpoint and shifted him to an undisclosed location for interrogation.