PESHAWAR: Political Agent Kurram Agency, Riaz Khan Mehsud and three others officers sustained minor wounds when their vehicle was hit by an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) roadside bomb at Thall area of Hangu district on Thursday.
District Police Officer Hangu, Iftikhar Khan told APP on phone that condition of Political Agent and other officers are out of danger and stable.
He said the vehicle of Political Agent was targeted with the help of a remote control device bomb on Thall-Parachinar Road.
Police said Political agent Kurram Agency, Riaz Khan Mehsud, Assistant Political Agent Tehsil Alizai Akbar Khan and tehsildars Fazal Qadar and Naeem Khan were coming from Parachinar to Hangu when their vehicle was targeted with a remote control IED bomb near Torghar in Hangu district on Thall-Parchinar Road. Soon after the blast, the injured were shifted to hospital.
The vehicle was also damaged. The Khsadar Force and Police rushed to the spot and cordoned off the area