SWAT: The posts established by security forces have been further strengthened and personnel of the security forces are patrolling between Mingora and Matta, military sources said. According to Media information Center Mingora Swat, people of Matta and Khawazakhela have started destroying houses of militants in these areas. Jirgas from Manglawar, Gul-e-Bagh and Charbagh have approached the security forces to occupy police stations and other government offices and establish writ of the government.
Defence committees are also being established at village level to help security forces identifying and arrest miscreants. The NWFP Government has announced a cash prize of Rs 100,000 for information and recognition of local militant and Rs 200,000 for foreign militant.Meanwhile, Police have arrested three suspected militants at two different check posts during checking of vehicles. The militants from Bara Bande have strong linkage with Maulvi Fazal Ullah and were involved in different terrorist activities.-SANA