Two members of peace committee and a militant were killed in exchange of fire here in Bara on Saturday while two persons were injured in a roadside bomb blast.

According to details, unknown militants attacked volunteers of peace committee in Akakhel area, teshil Bara of Khyber Agency during which two persons were killed.

In retaliatory action one attacker was killed while his accomplice managed to escape. In Jamroud Bazaar, an explosives device, planted by unknown miscreants exploded when a trailer carrying goods to Afghanistan was passing from the scene. Two persons were injured in the blast. The security forces cordoned off the areas after both incidents and started search operation.