Orakzai: Lance naik killed in bomb attack
KALAYA: A paramilitary soldier was killed and six others were injured when a bomb exploded in Sarmalo Kando area of Orakzai on Thursday.
Hangu DCO Adeel Sadiq narrowly escaped the attack.
Official sources said that militants detonated the bomb with remote control when a convoy of 11 vehicles escorting the DCO was in the area.
The deceased was identified as Lance Naik Rahman Wali. One vehicle was destroyed in the attack.
The injured — Hawaldar Sher Gul, Lance Naek Shafiullah, soldiers Shehzad, Abid, Ghulam Mohammad and Rehman Ali—were taken to the Hangu district hospital. Three of them were taken to Peshawar in a military helicopter because of their critical condition.