7 injured in FR Kohat blast
KOHAT: Seven persons including three children sustained injuries when an improvised explosive device (IED) planted on a roadside went off near Sheendand in Jawakai area of Frontier Region Kohat on Friday, sources said. A passenger van was on its way to Jawakai from Kohat city when the explosive device planted by militants near Sheendand exploded at 6:15pm leaving seven persons injured.
Most of the injured were the members of the Jawakai peace lashkar raised against the militants. One of the injured, Amanullah, was shifted to the Combined Military Hospital in Kohat while the other wounded were rushed to the nearby health facilities in Jawakai area.