Banyan tree was arrested 118 years ago (Pic Courtesy: Tribune.com.pk/epaper.dawn.com)
Banyan tree was arrested 118 years ago (Pic Courtesy: Tribune.com.pk/epaper.dawn.com)

There are many weird things in this strange world. And the one we are telling you right now, is probably you have never heard of before. Did you know a Banyan tree in Pakistan has been UNDER ARREST since over 100 years? Yes!

This sad tale dates back to the days of the British Raj when an officer ordered the arrest of the Banyan tree. This tree, we are talking about, is in the Landi Kotal cantonment area in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in Pakistan.

Click the slide to know why the British officer ordered the arrest of a tree…