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4 paramilitary troops dead in Mohmand blast

4 paramilitary troops dead in Mohmand blast

May 24, 2014 - 11:09

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Four security personnel were killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack in Pakistaninfo-icon's northwestern tribal region of Mohmand near the Afghanistaninfo-icon border on Saturday morning.

Three paramilitary troops were injured when a convoy of the Frontier Constabulary came under attack in Pandiali sub-district, Pakistani media reported. The injured soldiers were evacuated to hospital.

DawnNews quoted official sources as saying that security forces cordoned off the area and began a search operation after the incident. The security personnel were sent to Pandiali for a search operation as militants blew up a school there.

Elsewhere in the area, militants attacked the house of a member of a peace committee, Alam Sher, in Wacha Jawara locality.

PANinfo-icon Monitor

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