Militants slay another tribesman publicly in Bara
LANDI KOTAL: Masked militants slit the throat of a tribesman in front of hundreds of terrified local residents in Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency on Tuesday, sources said.
They said that militants picked up Malang Meerak, a small-time vendor, from Meelwat area of Akkakhel and later brought him to Sheen Drang, a public place. They slaughtered him in front of hundreds of local residents, sources added.
Sources said that militants forced the locals to witness the public slaughtering of Malang Meerak. Militants said that Mareek was assisting security forces. It was also learnt that a number of locals fainted after watching the gory incident. The incident was the second of its kind in less than three weeks as militants had killed a taxicab driver in similar fashion in the same locality. Local officials were reluctant to comment about the incident.