Two FC men martyred in Hayatabad suicide blast

PESHAWAR, July 17(APP): Two Frontier Corps men including a major martyred in a suicide attack that targets their convoy in Hayatabad area here on Monday.

While ten others, including passersby, were injured in the blast near Bagh-e-Naran Chowk.

“The major of the Frontier Corps was on his way to office when his convoy came under attack near Bagh-e-Naran,” ASP Hayatabad Shoaib told media.
“Major Jamal and his guard Zahir Shah were martyred while four of his men were injured,” the ASP said. Police reached the area and cordoned off the area.

The injured have been shifted to Hayatabad Medical Complex and Combined Medical hospital Peshawar for treatment.

APP/ Siama Hayat/mka/VNS Peshawar