6 people have been killed in roadside explosion in tribal area where as 4 others are severely injured.
Local officials said the blast took place in Khomta area near Kurram Agency headquarters Parachinar. Their van was destroyed completely. The bomb was planted on road side and detonated remotely as the vehicle approached. Rescuers took injured to Agency Head Quarter Hospital whereas identification of killed is not yet confirmed . Kurram Agency is among the seven regions in Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and is close to neighboring Afghanistan. FATA is governed under tribal laws. The region is known for presence of Pakistani Taliban and other extremist militants including Al Qaida