Khassadar personnel injured in attack on APA in Jamrud

JAMRUD: A personnel of Khassadar Force was injured in firing on an assistant political agent in Jamrud, Khyber Agency, on Tuesday night.

The administration said APA Zahid Usman was conducting patrolling in Ghundi Sardar Killi along with Khassadar personnel when unknown militants opened fire on them with automatic weapons. The APA remained safe in the attack. However, a Khassadar personnel sustained injuries in the firing. The injured personnel was taken to hospital.

The security forces cordoned off the entire area after the incident and launched a search operation. However, no arrest was made during the search operation.