KHYBER AGENCY : AHMAD NABI - A Nato supply truck was set on fire by some unknown militants in the Zakha khel area of tehsil Landi kotal, Khyber Agency, official sources said on Thursday. They said that a Nato supply truck (JU-9912) loaded with an ISAF armour vehicle developed some technical faults and parked on the Pak-Afghan Road in the Zakha khel area. They said that last night some unknown militants set the truck on fire and disappeared from the scene while conducting aerial firing.
“The front portion of the vehicle was completely destroyed,” they added. Soon after the incident, the administration officials rushed to the site, cordoned off the area and launched search operation. It is pertinent to mention here that militants resume their activities in the area after suspension of three months.