15 arrested during search in Jamrud
JAMRUD: The security forces arrested 15 suspected persons during a search operation here on Wednesday, official sources said. The sources said that the forces launched door-to-door search operation in Ghundai and Wazir Dhand area in Jamrud tehsil of Khyber Agency and arrested 15 suspects. The forces also seized two pickup trucks and a motorcycle during the search and shifted the suspects to various lockups in Khyber Agency for interrogation. The security forces had also rounded up more than 200 persons during a search operation but they were later freed.
Meanwhile, the security forces defused a bomb fixed to a Nato container destined for Afghanistan in Teddi Bazaar in Jamrud town. The sources said that unknown persons had fixed the bomb to the Nato–supply container, which was spotted by the tribesmen. The security forces reached the area and defused the explosives.