Two security personnel martyred in IED blast

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BAJAUR, Aug 9 (APP): Two security forces on Monday embraced martyrdom in a remote control blast occurred here at 8 am in Tehsil Nawogai here, said FC Media Cell.

It was informed that the officials of security force were carrying drinking water on Mules to their post from nearby area when IED blast took place critically injuring the two officials.

The security forces and local people immediately reached the site of incident and rushed the injured to Agency Headquarters Hospital Khar where both the injured Hawaldars Mushtaq and Khurshid succumbed to injuries.

The security forces cordoned off the area and started search operation, however no arrest was reported till filing of this news. The FC media cell said that nobody claimed the responsibility of the attack.

Meanwhile the local elders and notables strongly condemned the attack and expressed resolve to fully support the security forces till elimination of the last terrorist.