Bara: Forces blow up 2 houses, arrest 24
BARA: The security forces blew up two suspected sanctuaries of miscreants at Zakhakhel bazaar road with explosives and rounded up over two dozens persons during fresh crackdown here Saturday. Sources said the security forces dynamited the house of alleged miscreant Ubaidullah Khogayani in Wazirdhand area of Jamrud tehsil, destroying it completely. The security forces also captured more than a dozen suspected persons from the place, the sources added. In another action, the security forces destroyed the house of Gilas Khan near Takhta Baig checkpoint and also arrested 15 suspects.
All the arrested persons were sent to Jamrud lockup for further interrogation. Meanwhile, the security forces dynamited a road in Zakhakhel bazaar near Zayari checkpoint to cut supply line of miscreants in the area. The security forces had barricaded Pak–Afghan Highway on several points before action in the area, multiplying problems of the motorists and commuters.