BATTAGRAM, 10 July: A policeman was killed and another sustained injuries in a clash with militants in Battagram on Saturday night.

Police said a militant was also killed and another was arrested during the clash. District Police Officer (DPO) Abdul Saboor said the incident happened in Thakot area when a police check post named ‘Aman’ came under attack. A policeman, Qabal Jan was killed in the firing, and another constable Ahmed Hussain sustained injuries.

Search operation was launched in the area after the clash.