Swat: Forces seize 7 remote controlled bombs
SWAT: As reported by The News on Friday, the security forces seized seven remote controlled bombs during an identification parade on Thursday, held to arrest the militants involved in blowing up of government schools in Swat District, officials said.
The forces brought out thousands of local people of Koza Bandai to a village ground amid the curfew and conducted a search operation of their houses.
Since early Thursday morning, announcements were made through loudspeakers directing the people not to leave their houses and afterwards it was announced that all the men should gather in Dherai ground.
Security personnel combed each and every house in the village. Though security officials did not divulge about the arrests made during the search operation, independent sources said 10 suspected people had been arrested.
Forces in Kanju Tehsil have directed kins of the absconding militants to present themselves to the nearest local security checkpost both in the morning and evening. Some 21 wanted militants in Kanju Tehsil are absconding.