Police foil attack on check post in Peshawar


The security personnel foiled a terror attack on police check post in outskirts of the provincial capital late on Friday night.
According to police, more than 50 militants stormed a check post located in Azakhel area of Matni, in suburbs of Peshawar with heavy weapons.
The area reverberated with heavy gunfire as the law enforcers repulsed the attack in befitting manner.
Heavy contingent of security forces reached the scene and exchange of fire continued for than half an hour.
The militants abandoned a car near the police post and managed to flee. There was no report of any casualty or injury in the ambush.