KHYBER AGENCY - Two personnel of Khasadar force were killed and three others, including two pedestrians, sustained injuries when unknown militants attacked a security check post in tehsil Jamrud, sub-division of Khyber Agency, official sources informed on Thursday.

They said unknown armed men equipped with sophisticated weapons suddenly made an assault on the post of Khasadar force and killed two personnel of the force.

 Three persons, including two passers-by, were also injured in the incident.  After the incident, the attackers managed escape from the area.

Later, officials of political administration and security agencies rushed to the spot, cordoned off the whole area and started search operation. The deceased were identified, as Haroon Koki Khel and Anar Koki Khel while the injured were known, as Abdul Wali, Abbas and Chaudry Koki Khel.