BANNU: At least five militants were killed as security forces repulsed an attack on a check-post in Bannu district while one solider was also wounded in the attack that took place early on Wednesday.
According to details, the militants launched a rocket attack on a checkpost in Jani Khel area early Wednesday morning. The attack was repulsed by the security forces who were fully alert during which five militants were killed.
One security personnel was also injured in the incident.
The Bannu district of Khyber Pukhtunkhwa has been susceptible to militant and terror activities for a long time.