KHYBER AGENCY – A volunteer of peace Lashkar was killed and his brother got injured in remote-controlled explosive device blast on Saturday at Takhtakai, a far-flung area of tehsil Bara, official and local sources informed Saturday.

They said that volunteer of Qamar Khel peace lashkar, Haji Rasheed along with his brother, Adam was riding their vehicle in Takhtakai area of Qamar Khel, when it struck a roadside remote-controlled bomb, planted by unknown militants.

Rasheed was killed on the spot and Adam sustained injuries and was shifted to health centre for medical aid, sources said. The vehicle was also destroyed in the explosion, sources said.

It is worth mentioning here that scores of militants groups are active in Tirah valley and spare no chance to attack on its opponent for the hold in the area.