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a place (as at a frontier) where travellers are stopped for inspection and clearance

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An official of the local administration told media that unidentified attackers opened fire on the checkpost at night with light weapons.
Construction of bus shelter of size 20 x8 with toilet facility under csr grant of hudco at nandhyala checkpost in kurnool, Panyam-towards kurnool & Atmakuru-nandyala x roads in kurnool district
SSP Central Muqaddas Haider said attackers threw the cracker on a Rangers checkpost from over a bridge in North Nazimabad's Block B however, Rangers personnel remained unhurt.
The militants fired rocket-propelled grenades before ransacking the checkpost in Jamrud area of Khyber tribal district near the Afghan border, dpa quoted military officials as saying.
India is upgrading seven Land Custom Stations into world-class Integrated Checkposts with customs and immigration facilities at a cost of Rs.
A suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden vehicle into a checkpost, manned by both Frontier Core (FC) soldiers and police in Till area of Hangu town, about 150 kilometres from Islamabad, local District Police Officer (DPO) Mian Muhammad Saeed told KUNA by telephone.
Another official said that the civilians were killed when one of the suicide bombers ran into a house as security forces attempted to repel the attackers from the checkpost.
Summary: As many as 1,156,438 people have crossed Al Ghuwaifat border checkpost since January 1 till September 30 this year.
The money was found in a car during the search at a checkpost, set up as part of the security arrangements for the by-elections.
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (TAP) - More than 100 Taliban armed with rocket launchers attacked a Pakistani checkpost near the Afghan border in South Waziristan on Thursday, triggering gunbattles that killed eight soldiers.
On May 2, three policemen were injured when unidentified gunmen fired at a police checkpost in the Hanjarwal police precincts in Marghazar Colony.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Ten people were killed and 25 injured when a suicide attacker blew up an army checkpost in Sangota in the restive Swat valley of Pakistan on Monday.
The attacker climbed out of his car and detonated explosives attached to his body near a security checkpost early on Tuesday, interior ministry spokesman Zemarai Bashary told the AFP news agency.
He has gone missing between the last checkpost and Jamrud border post.
Tenders are invited for consturction of toilet in chimmony checkpost