Massive terror bid foiled in Chakdara

Published: November 8, 2014
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Three suicide jackets, 13 hand grenades and explosives were recovered. STOCK IMAGE

Three suicide jackets, 13 hand grenades and explosives were recovered. STOCK IMAGE

A massive terror bid was foiled by security forces in Lower Dir’s Chakdara area on Saturday, Express News reported. 

As security forces carried out a search operation, three suicide jackets, 13 hand grenades and explosives were recovered. Materials to aid bomb making were also recovered.

When clashes commenced between security forces and terrorists, one suicide bomber resorted to blowing himself up. As a result, three security personnel were injured.

Security forces continue their search in the area.

Correction: In an earlier version of this article, it was mistakenly mentioned that Chakdara is located in Swat. The error is regretted.

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  • Khalid
    Nov 8, 2014 - 5:35PM

    Well Chakdara is part of the Lower Dir District and not Swat – just to keep record straightRecommend

  • Salute!
    Nov 8, 2014 - 11:06PM

    Great job… wishing a speedy recovery to the injured

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