KHYBER AGENCY - Three militants were killed and several others sustained wounds when the security forces targeted their hideouts at Mera Ser area of Bara, sources said on Wednesday.

The sources added that four hideouts were destroyed in the action.

Meanwhile, a youth was shot dead and another was abducted by unidentified gunmen from Bara Bazaar, official and local sources said.

The sources said the deceased was identified as Shakeel of Sipah tribe while Junaid had been missing. A case has been registered, the sources said.