Zarb-e-Azb operation: Authorities simmer down the curfew in NW

PESHAWAR: The authorities earlier announced a simmer down the curfew imposed in North Waziristan for Zarb-e-Azb operation, so that the locals could travel to safer accommodations, Aaj News reported.

According to the political administration, the curfew was relaxed in all nine Tehsil’s of the tribal district from 6:00 am to 4:00 pm, whereas the Miranshah Bazaar, Mir Ali Bazaar and Mirali would be vacated by Monday.

It is pertinent to know that over 400000 locals have left North Waziristan and are migrating towards Bannu and other settled areas since last five days.