Over 80 people detained in Lahore after terror alert

Lahore police has detained over 80 people in raids conducted here in the capital of Pakistan`s Punjab province, following a terror alert.

Updated: Jun 05, 2010, 14:21 PM IST

Lahore: Lahore police has detained over 80 people in raids conducted here in the capital of Pakistan`s Punjab province, following a terror alert.
Police set up check posts at Lahore`s entry and exit points and conducted strict checks of vehicles, a police officer, Chaudhry Shafiq, was quoted as saying by Xinhua.

Over 70 people were killed and at least 100 injured in attacks May 28 on two places of worship of a minority group.

IANS