PARACHINAR, 15 September: At least three people were killed and another injured in a US drone strike carried out in the Pak-Afghan border area in Kurram Agency on Friday, officials said.

Official sources in the political administration told TNN that the US pilot-less drone carried out the attack in Ghuzgoori area of the tribal agency on Friday afternoon.

They added that three missiles were fired in which a compound, reportedly belonging to militants, was targeted.

It merits a mention here that it was the second drone attack in the Fata region during the current year. The last attack was conducted in March in which two people were killed.