Member peace committee killed, three injured in Bajaur blast

BAJAUR AGENCY: A member of local peace committee was killed and three others including a minor girl sustained injuries in a roadside bomb blast in Kosar area of tehsil Khar in Bajaur Agency on Monday.

Political officials said member of peace committee, Abdul Qadar Khan was in vehicle along with his family members when targeted with a remote-controlled bomb in Kosar area, 10 km from Khar.

After the incident, members of village committee and local people rushed
to the area and shifted the injured to Agency Headquarters Hospital Khar, where Abdul Qadar succumbed to his injuries.

The injured were identified as Wasid Khan, Gulab Khan and minor girl
Safia Bibi.

Sources in hospital told media that condition of the injured was stabled
after treatment.

Later, the security forces and members of the peace committees launched
a search operation in the area.