Would-be bomber held in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: Police here on Saturday claimed to have arrested a would-be suicide bomber from Badrashi area. On a tip-off, a police party, headed by Sub–Divisional Police Officer Aziz Khan, raided a hideout and arrested an Afghan national along with a suicide vest and other explosives. “In the beginning, the bomber pretended to be dumb, but later he gave details through a translator. He hails from the Panjsher area of Afghanistan,” DPO Idrees Khan told The News. “Musa, son of Azeem, reached Nowshera from Afghanistan in 15 days to target sensitive installations during Muharramul Haram,” the DPO said.