Six security personnel killed in Mohmand Agency IED blast

MOHMAND AGENCY: Six security personnel lost their lives when a roadside bomb targeted their vehicle in Mohmand Agency area on Saturday morning.

Sources close to security forces told that the explosion occurred when a convoy of security men was passing through Tehsil Pindiali today morning and hit an improvised explosive device (IED) along the road.

As a result of the roadside bomb blast, four security men were killed while two others were injured who were rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment where they could not survive and succumbed to their wounds.

Law enforcement agencies cordoned off the area after the incident and initiated a search operation.