WANA, 2017 (TNS): 50 tribesmen held in South Waziristan


WANA, July 13 2017 (TNS): Almost 50 members of Karmazkhel tribe of South Waziristan Agency have been arrested under the collective responsibility law after incidents of fire in Agency Headquarters Hospital and National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) office.

Kamran Khan, Assistant Political Agent of Wana, headquarters of South Waziristan, said 45 among the arrested people have been taken to Dera Ismail Khan Jail. He said all the suspects in the two cases have been arrested and further investigations are underway. He said the people involved in these incidents will be punished, while innocent persons will be set free.

The administration of Kurram Agency has also arrested three people under collective responsibility law. Two security personnel were killed and five others injured in three blasts in the area few days ago.