MINGORA, 1 October: A man was killed who two others were injured in a roadside blast here at Tambaghat area of Swat district on Monday.

The police said that the deceased was Peace Committee member’s Ahmadzeb’s father Mian Sher while the injured were his brother and uncle. Immediate reason behind the blast could not be ascertained while so far no one claimed responsibility for the blast.

They said that the victims were going somewhere when a remote-controlled bomb planted at a roadside went off, killing Miansher on the spot while the two others were injured seriously.

The injured were shifted to Saidu Sharif Hospital while case was registered against unknown persons.