Girl recovered from Ghalanai
GHALANAI: The political administration of Mohmand Agency has recovered a girl of Tangi area of Charsadda from kidnappers and handed her over to her father. Ghincha Gul tehsildar told Dawn that levies personnel raided the house of Syed Alam on the complaint of the girl’s parents. The accused, however, managed to escape before the raid, he said. The girl was allegedly kidnapped by Syed Alam and his associates on Jan 22, 2013, when she was coming home from the college on a motorcycle rickshaw.
Meanwhile, workers of Pakistan People’s Party blocked the main Peshawar–Bajaur road at Ghazai Baig area of tehsil Haleemzai in protest against the unscheduled power loadshedding.
Speaking on the occasion, PPP Mohmand Agency president Dr Farooq Afzal Khan and others warned to block the roads daily if government did not listen to their complaints. Later, they ended the protest on the assurance of the political administration.