Curfew imposed in Khyber Agency.
PESHAWAR/SWAT, September 09, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Accelerating
their efforts against militants in Khyber Agencys Tehsil Bara, curfew
has again been imposed on Wednesday morning. According to details,
Security Forces have imposed curfew in Khyber Agency while check posts
have been handed over to Khasadar Force. After haphazard firing and
mortar shells, Security Forces have decided to impose curfew for an
indefinite period of time. All the roads linking from Bara have been
closed. Security forces during operation has arrested more than 30
suspects and started initial investigations. While on the other hand,
Secret Police has been kept on a high alert as activists of the banned
outfits could try to flee from the area thus strict vigilance and
patrolling is underway. Firing of mortar shells and haphazard aerial
firing was continuing in Budh Pir, Shahab Khel, Kokri and other areas
till the filing of the report.
(THROUGH ASIA PULSE)