KURRAM AGENCY: At least eight persons were killed and several were reported to be injured in a blast which took place in Khotma area of Kurram Agency on Tuesday morning, Aaj News reported.
The sources revealed that, an explosion occurred from a fixed IED device (remote control device), whereas the target was the car which was moving towards Parachinar from Kurram.
Six people died at the spot whereas four were severely injured, who were immediately shifted to the hospital, where two more people succumbed to their injuries. As a result, the death toll has now risen to eight from six.
The recent sources disclosed that the injured people are being shifted to their native area from an IDP camp in Kurram Agency.
More updates to follow.