Soldier injured in Mohmand Agency explosion
GHALLANAI: A soldier was injured on Friday in a roadside blast in the Khadikhel area in Safi tehsil of Mohmand Agency, tribal sources said. The sources said that the forces were on a routine patrol in the area when an explosive device planted on the roadside exploded early in the day.
A soldier, whose name could not be confirmed, was injured in the explosion, the sources said. The forces launched a search operation in the area and defused a mine. The local chapter of the outlawed Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the blast.