Bajaur militants detonate 100th school
KHAR: As reported by The News on Monday, militants blew up another government-run school on Sunday and the number of educational institutions destroyed during the last three years in the troubled Bajaur Agency has now risen to 100.
Tribal sources said that a group of militants triggered explosions with a remote-control device after having planted explosives at various points in the building of Government Boys’ Middle School, Mandal, in Salarzai subdivision.
A major portion of the school building, the sources added, was razed to the ground. No casualty was reported because the building was empty at the time of explosions.