BANNU/KHYBER AGENCY - At least three militants were killed and four personnel of Khasaddar Force sustained injuries in separate gun and bomb attacks in district Bannu and Khyber Agency on Wednesday.

In Bannu, a group of heavily armed militants attacked on Sheikh Landak police check-post in the jurisdiction of Huwaidkai Police Station at mid-night with rockets and sophisticated weapons. Police retaliated and the firing between militants and police lasted for hours.

Militants used rockets and heavy guns. At least there militants were killed during exchange of fire, while other terrorists escaped before dawn.

The checkpost was damaged while two policemen also received injuries in attack.

In Khyber Agency, two troops of Khasadar Force got injured in an IED blast planted by militants near their post in Gariza area of tehsil Jamrud, a sub-division of Khyber Agency on Wednesday.