Tag Archives: Swat

Earthquake jolts Swat, Shangla

A three-magnitude earthquake shook Swat, Shangla and adjacent areas on Friday afternoon. According to details, the epicentre of the quake was in Swat Valley, at the depth of 10 kilometres. Fear and

Peace Committee member gunned down in Swat

Unknown gunmen shot dead Peace Committee member and General Councilor Ghulam Saeed in Nangoli area of tehsil Kabal of Swat. Police said, the assailants targeted Saeed when he was returning home after

Cop among 3 shot dead in Swat

Three people, including a cop, were shot dead and two others injured after a peace committee member’s car was ambushed by unidentified terrorists in Swat on Wednesday. According to police, Awami National

Swat LHWs protest against unpaid wages

Lady Health Workers (LHWs) in Swat valley refused to take part in anti-polio campaign starting on Monday (today). Swat LHW President Naheed Bibi told reporters that they have decided not to take

Swat rejoices Eid with no police on roads

Eidul Azha was celebrated in Swat valley with enthusiasm amid inappropriate security arrangements. Police personnel vanished soon after Eid prayers came to an end. Security arrangements across the whole district, including Mingora

5.6 magnitude earth quake jolts Swat

An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on the Richter scale struck Chitral‚ Ghizer and Swat areas on Saturday morning. According to the Meteorological Department‚ the geographical point of the earthquake was in Afghanistan-Tajikistan

Dengue spreading like wildfire in Swat

Dengue virus claimed two more lives raising the death toll to 25 in Swat district. Both the victims, 22-year-old Muhammad Zahid, a resident of Charbagh and 30-year-old Gohar Alam, a resident of