PESHAWAR - A pro-TNSM leader from Shangla district surrendered to the security forces on Tuesday.
The pro-TNSM leader Maulana Wali Ullah Kabalgrami belongs to Kabalgram area of Shangla district.
Sources told TheNation that Maulana Wali Ullah had played an important role in holding talks between the militants and the govt.
They also said that Maulana Kabalgrami was the person who had kept the militants away from entering district Shangla.
He is running his own Madrassa in Kabalgram area.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 10-Jun-2009