Khyber Agency- 12 suspected militants have been arrested during search operations and heavy amount of weapons have been recovered from their possession.

According to reports, during a raid of security forces at a house of afghan national in Ash Khail area of Landikotal 2 remote control bombs, 2 explosive mines, 2 rockets, rifles, 4 kg explosive material and 17 hand grenade have been recovered while 4 persons were arrested.

On other hand in area of Tehsil Jamrud near Sur Kamar 8 other suspected militants were nabbed during search operation by security forces while a dead body has been recovered from Aziz Market Tehsil Bara however his identification couldn’t be ascertained yet till filing of this report.