2 security personnel killed, another injured in terror attack in northwest Pakistan

PTI | Peshawar | Updated: 20-01-2021 02:08 IST | Created: 20-01-2021 02:08 IST
2 security personnel killed, another injured in terror attack in northwest Pakistan

At least two security personnel were killed and one injured when unknown terrorists riding a bike opened fire at a Security Forces Road Protection team in northwest Pakistan late Tuesday night, local police said.

The incident occurred in the jurisdiction of Gomal police station in Tank district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering the South Waziristan tribal district.

The policemen who died in the firing were identified as Sepoy Khalid and Sepoy Ayaz. The injured cop was identified as Sepoy Muhammad Ramazan.

Security forces rushed to the site, cordoned off the entire area and started a search operation to nab the fleeing culprits.

No group claimed responsibility for the attack till the filing of this report.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


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