SWAT: The police have increased security in Mingora following various cases of injuries during the past few days. According to locals, as many as six persons have reportedly been wounded in different incidents, all of which took place in streets and markets after 11pm. Locals believe there is only one suspect involved in all these cases. The incidents have spread a wave of fear among local people, who have requested the authorities to ensure their safety. The police, taking note of the incidents, have increased patrolling in various areas at night but so far they have only arrested a few drug addicts while the main culprit is still at large.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 4th, 2012.
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