JAMRUD, 26 August: The bodies of three unidentified persons have been recovered in Shahkas area of Jamrud tehsil in Khyber Agency.

The political administration said one body was bullet riddled, while two of them died due to torture. It said the ages of the slain persons ranged from 18 to 24 years. The bodies could not be identified till filing of this report.

The bodies were taken to Jamrud Hospital.