Bajaur: 6 govt-backers hurt in roadside blast
BAJAUR: Six pro-government tribal elders were injured in a roadside explosion in Bajaur Agency on Tuesday.
Officials said that Malak Raidi, Malak Abdul Khaliq, Malak Rahmat Gul, Malak Jumma Gul, Malak Hussian Gul, Malak Bakht Munir and a driver were going to Bajaur Scouts Fort.
When they reached Katkot area of Tehsil Loe Mamond a remote-controlled bomb exploded. As a result all the six elders were injured and the vehicle was damaged partially.
The injured were rushed to a hospital in Khar. According to sources, the condition of Malak Raidi Gul was critical. No group has claimed responsibility for the incident.