Peace Lashkar volunteer killed in Bajaur blast

KHAH: A volunteer of a peace committee (Aman Lashkar) was killed and another injured when a remote controlled Improvised Explosive Device (IED) went off in Bajaur Agency on Saturday.

According to Political Administration officials, a peace committee member, Khater Jan was targeted with a remote controlled IED near Bar Chamarkand when he was inspecting the site of an earlier explosion.

Khater Jan died on-the-spot while another man Sattar Khan was injured and shifted to Peshawar for treatment.

Jan was once a key militant commander but had renounced militancy and was fighting against the miscreants.