LANDIKOTAL One suspected militant was killed and two others sustained bullet injuries in Alacha area of Landikotal Tehsil when FC fired several mortars from Ali Masjid area of Jamrud, officials sources said on Tuesday. The sources said that Frontier Corps (FC) fired mortar shells from the Ali Masjid area to target the suspected militant movements in Alacha. Three persons, one of them later succumbed to injuries, got injured in the incident, the sources said. The deceased was identified as Manzoor while the names of others could not be ascertained. However, tribal sources said that the FC targeted persons were civilians who were riding horses and carrying smuggled items. The locals near the site of incident also confirmed that the killed as well as the injured were mostly labourers. It may be added that Col Amir Akbar Khan after his posting as new FC Commandant, had curbed all kinds of smuggling across the border, which the smugglers kept crossing through various routes for their illegal means.