An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion targeting the security forces at the Converge of North Waziristan Agency and the Frontier Region Bannu Wednesday morning resulted in the martyrdom of two soldiers of the Pakistan Army.
Reports reaching here said a vehicle of the security forces that was on its way to FR Bannu from Mir Ali North Waziristan agency was hit with the radio controlled device planted at road side near Jalal check post on the border of North Waziristan Agency (NWA) and FR Bannu. As a result of the explosion the military vehicle was destroyed resulting in the Shahadat of at least two soldiers. They were identified as Tasawwar Ali and Ghulam Rabbani. The martyred soldiers belonged to the Engineering battalion of the Pakistan Army.