Khar: 15 suspects arrested in Bajaur operation
KHAR: Security forces arrested 15 suspected persons on Monday during a search operation in different areas of Mamond and Khar tehsils of Bajaur tribal region. Official sources said that huge quantity of arms was also seized during the operation. “Forces launched a search operation in different parts of Mamond and Khar after receiving information that some suspected militants were present in the area,” they added. They said that security forces searched various localities of Damadola, Umari, Sadiqabad, Inayat kallay and Nawi Kallay in Khar and Mamond tehsils of the tribal region.
They said that 15 suspected persons including few wanted militants were arrested during the operation. The arrested persons were shifted to undisclosed location for interrogation.
A huge quantity of arms was also recovered during the operation from different localities of the region. The tribal elders and members of various peace committees backed the security forces during the operation.