Forces nab 20 militants in Mohmand
MOHMAND: The police and security forces conducted a joint operation in 25 villages of the tribal agency.
Although the security forces said that 20 people were arrested, locals claimed that 25 people were taken into custody during the crackdown.
Roads running through the area were also closed. The operation was launched after militants blew up a girls’ primary school late on Wednesday.
In another incident, four troops were injured after an explosive device went off in the Lakaro area of the Khyber Agency. The injured include an officer, a JCO and two soldiers.