PESHAWAR: Peshawar Police sealed border areas with the tribal regions to prevent the entry of suspected militants in a bid to shore up security in the city on the eve of Eidul Fitr. SP Rural, Shafiullah Khan said that security at entry points of the city had been tightened and no one is allowed to enter without proper checks. He said that in this connection, the police is also maintaining close liaison with Pakistan army and Frontier Corps (FC). He said for the purpose of security on Eidul Fitr, the police preparing record of all criminals to launch a crackdown against them at the level of police stations.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 2nd, 2013.