KHYBER AGENCY - At least five alleged militants were killed and three security forces persons got injured in a clash between the two here in Narai Baba,the remote area of Tirah Valley of tehsil Bara, Khyber Agency , official sources informed on Sunday. The sources told, the troops were on their advance movement when they confronted with militants. In armed clash five militants were shot dead while three soldiers sustained bullets injuries who were shifted to nearest military health center for treatment.

However, due to far-flung area and lack of communication resources, the casualties could not be confirmed of militants or independent sources.

It is to be mentioned here that the forces after clearing areas of tehsil Bara have launched Khyber two operation against the anti-social elements throughout Tirah Valley.