Kohat blast kills Aman Lashkar member

KOHAT: A roadside bomb blast killed a member of Aman Lashkar (Peace Committee) in the border area of Kohat on Saturday morning,  Aaj News reported.

According to the sources, miscreants had fixed the remote controlled bomb along the road in the border area of Sipah and when the Anam Lashkar member passed through the area, the bomb went off with a blast.

The Aman Lashkar member identified as Akbar Ali died on the spot while another man sustained injuries as a result of explosion.

Soon after the incident, the members of Aman Lashkar reached the blast site instantly and cordoned off the area.

The body was handed over to the deceased’s family while the injured was shifted to a local hospital for treatment.