Blast on mule track kills three in Bara
[Dawn] Three persons were killed when a bomb went
kaboom! on a mule track in Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency on Sunday, sources said.
They said that the incident occurred in Sheen Qamar area of Zakhakhel. They said that Janzeb, Sheenai and Saifur Rehman were killed in the blast.
The dear departed were bringing food supplies on mules from Baz Garha Kamarkhel to Sheen Qamar when one of the mules stepped on the bomb, planted along the track. All the three persons and mules, loaded with edibles, were killed on the spot. Nobody
grabbed credit for the blast.
In Sipah area of Bara, three children were maimed critically when a mortar shell fired from an unknown direction hit the house of Said Wali.
The injured children, who were playing at the courtyard of their house at the time of incident, included two sons and a daughter of Said Wali.
In Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
, a watchman was injured when unidentified persons fired two rockets at the provincial metropolis on Sunday evening.
One of the rockets hit the office of International Medical Corps, an NGO, in University Town, injuring a watchman identified as Naik Mohammad.
The other rocket landed in the fields of Pawaki village near University Town in the limits of Town cop shoppe. However,
if you can't say something nice about a person some juicy gossip will go well...
it didn't cause any casualty.
...back at the Council of Boskone, Helmuth had turned a paler shade of blue. Star-A-Star had struck again...
four coppers sustained injuries when unidentified armed persons attacked them near Kagawala Bus Stop on Kohat Road in the limits of Badhber cop shoppe on Sunday morning.
The law enforcers were patrolling the area in a police van when armed persons attacked them. According to an official, the
attackers opened indiscriminate firing when they saw the coppers.
Sub-inspector Shujat Ali Khan, constables Iqbal and Asif and driver Hukam Khan sustained injured in the attack. The attackers managed to escape.
Badhber police registered FIR against unidentified persons and started investigations.
Also, cut-throats attacked Riaz Shaheed Checkpost on Sunday evening but coppers, manning the post, repulsed the attack. No casualty was reported.
The attackers fled to Khyber Agency as the checkpost is located near the border between Peshawar district and the tribal region.
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