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Curfew lifted from Dosali tehsil in North Waziristan

Curfew lifted from Dosali tehsil in North Waziristan
October 12, 2017

MIRANSHAH, 12 October: The political administration has lifted three-day long curfew from Dosali tehsil of North Waziristan Agency.

Curfew was imposed in Dosali on Monday when unknown militants opened fire on a vehicle of the security forces in which three soldiers were martyred and eight others were injured. Official sources said elders from Dosali held a Jirga with Political Agent Kamran Afridi for lifting the curfew. The elders assured full cooperation with the administration and security forces for stopping such incidents in future.

After lifting of the curfew, Razmak-Miranshah road was opened for traffic on Thursday morning. Routine activities resumed in the area after lifting of the curfew.


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