Khar- One polio worker was killed and another injured when unidentified armed men attacked a polio team in Nawagai tehsil of Bajaur Agency today.

Assistant Political Agent (APA) Nawagai Fayaz Ali Sherpao said, unknown gunmen fire at polio workers Ruhullah and Arifullah, as they administered polio drops to children in the Kamangara area of Nawagai tehsil, near the Pak-Afghan border. Polio worker Ruhullah died on the spot while Arifullah received injuries, Sherpao added.

The injured worker was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.