At least one FC personnel martyred, seven injured in Peshawar blast


At least one Frontier Corps (FC) personnel was martyred Monday after a blast targeted a security forces’ vehicle on Peshawar’s Warsak Road on Monday, police and rescue officials said.

The explosion, according to the spokesperson of Rescue 1122, also left seven FC personnel and 7 civilians injured.

The spokesperson added that the injured security personnel were shifted to the Combined Military Hospital (CMH).

The law enforcing agencies are investigating the matter. The initial reports suggest the blast was an IED.