Swat Valley sees boost in tourist activity

Starting from Eid-ul-Fitr over 300,000 tourists from across the country have so far visited Swat Valley.

Confirming this, officials and residents said that during this time not a single act of violence took place in Swat valley, which is known for its archaeological sites of Gandhara civilisation and scenic hamlets. They said that . . . → Read More: Swat Valley sees boost in tourist activity

Day 3: Kurram – Four dead in second attack in the agency

PESHAWAR: At least four people were killed and one was injured on Friday morning when gunmen opened fire on a passenger vehicle in Lower Kurram Agency, increasing the death toll in violence over the past two days to 11.

According to sources, the vehicle, bound for Sada in central Kurram, was intercepted by gunmen in the . . . → Read More: Day 3: Kurram – Four dead in second attack in the agency

Day 2: Lakki Marwat – Four killed in botched attempt on police station

PESHAWAR: Four people killed in the suicide attack in Lakki Marwat on Thursday were laid to rest in their hometowns on Friday amid tight security.

Four persons were killed and 24, including 12 policemen, were injured when a suicide bomber in a vehicle was fired upon by police personnel.

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