Gilgit: Operational Team of Counter Terrorism Department on Thursday arrested six people living in Gilgit city without carrying National Identity Cards. The suspects are believed to be from KP province. Some Afghan citizens have also been reportedly arrested by the forces.
Security has been beefed up in the region for the last several days after sporadic terrorist attacks in different parts of the country.
Police and other law enforcing agencies are busy combing hotels and other areas in search of people who might create trouble. Snap checking of vehicles is also been carried out.