Army demines agricultural land in Nowshera

Army decided to carry out an extensive demining drive of the affected areas of village Mohra Kampla, Nowhsera as part of Operation Aman where in over a period of more than two months from April 13, 2016 to June 15, 2016, a total of 86 mines and explosives were recovered and destroyed by the Army (Anti Personal NMM-14 – 46, Anti Personal M16 – 08, Anti Tank HC-MK-V – 32 and No of strips – 02). The demined land measuring approximately 12 Kanals was handed over to the owner, Mohammad on June 22, 2016 during a simple handing over ceremony.
Mohammad expressed his gratitude to the Army for their initiative and assistance. Speaking to the media on the occasion, Brigadier Milan Mathur, from the Army, emphasized that the Army belonged to the locals and it would leave no stone unturned to ensure the safety and security of the people. The ceremony was also attended by local villagers and civil dignitaries.

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