6 killed, several injured in Fata
GHALANAI: Six persons, including a woman, were killed and several others injured in separate incidents in Federally Administered Tribal Areas on Tuesday, sources said. They said that three persons were killed and one was injured in two separate landmine blasts in tehsil Safi of Mohmand Agency.
A roadside landmine planted by suspected militants in Ghalingar area of tehsil Safi went off with a bang, killing two tribesmen and injuring another, they added.
The killed were identified as Turi and Sher Ali Jan. The injured tribesman, Rasool Khan, was shifted to Peshawar for treatment.
In the second incident, Jaffar Khan was killed when he stepped on a landmine planted by suspected militants in Mansor Kor area of tehsil Safi in Mohmand Agency.
No group has claimed responsibility for the incidents.
In Shalobar area of Bara tehsil in Khyber Agency, a woman was killed when security forces opened indiscriminate firing after an attack on their convoy on Tuesday.
Sources said that the woman was killed on the spot when a bullet, fired by security forces, hit her.
In the same locality, a tribesman Sherin Khan died of heart attack when security forces took shelter in his house after they came under fire from militants.
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