Security beefed up in Landikotal after attack
LANDIKOTAL: Security was put on high alert after a Frontier Corps checkpost was attacked in Landikotal Sunday night, while 17 persons were arrested in a search operation in Khugakhel area, official sources said. The sources said the security checkpost was attacked in Khugakhel area in which an FC man was injured. Security was beefed up in Landikotal and Torkham border owing to possibility of more attacks. Meanwhile, movement on the Torkham border was restricted and no-one was allowed to cross the border without valid travel documents, sources said.The security forces also conducted a search operation in Khugakhel and arrested 17 persons. The arrested persons were shifted to Landikotal lockup for interrogation.