In the month of August, the independence month, 266 people were injured and 136 killed in 47 bomb blasts which took place in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), Balochistan and Sindh.
QUETTA: Security forces arrested a suspect on Monday, in connection with the attack on the Peshawar–bound passenger train Quetta Express in Bolan district which left three passengers dead and 19 others injured on Sunday.
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: The security forces on Monday arrested two would-be suicide bombers and recovered a cache of arms during a search operation in the district, official sources said.
PESHAWAR: More than 105 proclaimed offenders and criminals involved in different cases were arrested during a search operation in various parts of the provincial metropolis on Monday.
Islamabad: The CIA Police has busted four gangs, comprising 24 members including Afghan nationals, active in Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Gold ornaments, four motorbikes, two cars, one Kalashnikov, weapons used in crime, electronic machinery worth Rs4 million were recovered from their possession.
LAHORE: Important development was achieved in Shahbaz Taseer’s kidnapping case on Monday as police identified finger prints collected from the vehicle that belonged to Shahbaz‘s servant.
ISLAMABAD: Police and security forces picked two persons allegedly involved in aborted plots of terrorism in the capital.
TOBA TEK SINGH: Gojra City police on Monday arrested two alleged dacoits and recovered looted goods from their possession.
KOHAT: The main accused involved in the kidnapping and killing of a retired colonel and the informer, who provided clue about him to the police, were arrested on Monday.
LAHORE: Mochi Gate police arrested a bootlegger and seized dozens of bottles of liquor from his possession on Monday. The arrested accused was identified as Javed Masih.
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