Blast in Mohmand tribal region kills two security personnel
[Dawn] A blast in Mohmand tribal region's Dawezai area killed two security personnel and injured nine others, including three members of a peace committee, on Monday.
Assistant Political Agent Fahad Wazir said that the security forces vehicle was targeted in Kanra village of Dawezai in Pandyali Tehsil and that the vehicle was badly damaged in the attack.
"Two security personnel have died while five FC men and four khasadar
...a rural policeman in Pakistain or India...
s were inured in the blast, which appears to a remote controlled blast." he added.
The injured were shifted to the Agency Headquarters Hospital Ghalanai from where they were airlifted to 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.
via a helicopter.
Posted by: Fred 2013-01-22