BANNU - Two IDPs from North Waziristan Agency were killed when unidentified gunmen opened fire at a registration camp set up for the internally displaced people in Government High School No 4 Mandan here on Friday.

Mandan Police Station SHO Saadullah confirmed that the firing incident occurred in the camp near Shawal Noor petrol pump and claimed two lives. One of the deceased belonged to Shawa area of Mir Ali. Police managed to arrest an accused and was shifted to a nearby police station.

Meanwhile, according to a report issued by PDMA’s control room established for the internally displaced persons of North Waziristan Agency, a relief camp has also been established at Bannu which would support the district administration in relief activities.