Security forces confines 12 suspects in Mardan
MARDAN: As reported by The News on Monday, security forces here on Sunday arrested 12 suspected militants during a search operation in rural areas of the district.
Sources said the forces conducted door-to-door search operation in Mian Khan, Shewa Banda and Dari villages and the surrounding areas. Forces also arrested 12 alleged militants from Mian Khan and Dhari Likpani villages.
The sources added that the forces set up more checkpoints on different roads. There is shortage of daily commodities in the villages due to the ongoing search operation. Security forces and Mardan police are participating in the search operation.