BARA, November 8: Bodies of 11 suspected militants have been recovered from Bara tehsil in Khyber Agency.
Administration officials say that around 11 suspected militants were found dead in a search operation at Speen Qabar area at morning.
They said the suspects had been killed last night during the ongoing operation in Khyber Agency, adding that the deceased were shifted to the area of Shahkas later.
Three peace body members killed
Meanwhile, three members of peace committee have been killed in a bomb explosion in Naray Baba area in Tirah Valley in the morning.
The officials said the members of the committee named “Tauheedul Islam” attacked a bunker of the banned Lashkar-e-Islam where an explosion took place, killing three people.
Militant killed, four held in Bajaur
On the other hand, security forces claimed to have killed a suspected militant and taken four of them into custody in Bajaur Agency. In addition, several explosive devices and weapons have been recovered.
Security officials said they were carrying out operation in Gwati area in Mamond tehsil at morning when the militants attacked the paramilitary soldiers.
In retaliatory fire, the security personnel killed a militant and arrested four others. Apart from that, they also seized heavy weaponry from the possession of miscreants.