Bomb explosion hit female shopping center in Khuga Khel area of Landikotal on Monday night. No casualty was reported in the blast which occurred in front of the shop of Ikram Shinwari, local sources said, adding the explosion was very big. The unknown militants had already warned the owners of the general store where female items such as their clothes, shoes, bangles and other things are sold to close this business or face the music. Whereas majority of the people are of the view that the female general store have facilitated the local women to purchase items of their choices on reasonable prices. It is also to be noted that the stores for women in Landikotal are run by women.
One day earlier a bomb explosion happed near a shop of mobile ringtones in Landikotal bazaar, which has aggravated the situation in the area. Some people told this scribe that it was an alarming situation as though the area would once more become a hub of militants to sabotage the peaceful environment. The local people said they were worried about the deteriorating law and order situation in Landikotal.