Pak-Afghan border at Kurram remains shut


Kurram Agency—The Pak-Afghan border in Kurram Agency remained closed on its fourth consecutive day Monday over security reasons. Closure of border suspended transportation and commuting at both sides of the border, causing long queues of vehicles loaded with fruit and other goods. The border was closed four days back after Pakistan’s security personnel foiled major terror plot and killed a suicide bomber, entering Pakistani side. Two security men were injured in the attack.—INP