Anti-Taliban tribal elder, 5 people killed in Pakistan
Peshawar/Islamabad: A tribal elder
associated with an anti-Taliban militia was among six persons
killed today when the vehicle they were travelling in was
targeted with a roadside bomb in Pakistan`s restive Bajaur
In a separate incident, two militants were killed in
an explosion in the country`s northwest.
Tribal elder Malik Gul Shah Ali Khan and five others,
including a minor boy, died when the vehicle was targeted with
a remote controlled bomb in Salarzai sub-division of Bajaur
Agency this morning, officials of the local administration
Several people were injured in the attack. The vehicle
was destroyed by the blast.
Security forces cordoned off the area and launched a
In Hangu district of the North West Frontier Province,
two militants were killed while planting a bomb, police said.
The militants were planting the bomb beside a road
when it went off with a loud bang. Both men were killed
instantly. Police took their bodies into custody.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Indrani 'slow-poisoned' Sheena, wanted to portray Mikhail as 'mentally unstable'?
- 'Mann ki Baat': Will implement 13 new pointers to Land Bill from today itself, says PM Modi
- People have no faith left in Modi government: Sonia Gandhi at Swabhiman rally
- Will not allow any political party to join agitation: Hardik Patel
- Swabhiman rally: About Bihar's development or Narendra Modi?
- Satire website publishes article on Osama bin Laden being alive and quotes Edward Snowden
- Sheena Bora murder case: Indrani Mukerjea's ex-husband Sanjeev Khanna, driver taken to Raigad to recreate crime scene
- Indrani's former brother-in-law claims Sheena was Siddharth Das' daughter
- Sheena murder: Suitcase seized from Indrani, Peter's residence meant for disposing Mikhail's body?
- Sheena Bora murder case: 'Indrani Mukerjea's father thrashed her with belt'