5 militants were killed in Tirrah bomb blast

5 militants were killed in Tirrah bomb blast

Peshawar : Pakistan | Sep 13, 2012 at 4:28 AM PDT
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5 militants killed in Tirah valley's blast.

At least five militants of a defunct organization were killed and score of them sustained injuries in a remote control explosive device blast on Thursday here in Tora vella, a far-flung area of tehsil Landi kotal, official and local sources informed.

The sources said that militants were on their routine patrolling when their vehicle was hit by remote control bomb, planted by unknown persons, sources said. Five armed persons were killed on the spot, sources said. The vehicle was also destroyed in the blast, sources said. No one claimed responsibility for the incident so far.

It is worth mentioning here that numbers of militants groups have been active against one another in Tirah valley for the hold that has caused huge human loss.

sudhir is based in Peshawar, North West Frontier, Pakistan, and is an Anchor on Allvoices.
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