HANGU : A person was injured during an exchange of firing with security forces in district Hangu on Tuesday. Police officials said that a joint convoy of police and security were inspecting arrangements for bye-elections in PK-42, Hangu, when it came under attack at Togh Serai area. They said a man namely Abdul Nazir son of Lal Nazir, resident of Tarai Banda opened firing on a convoy of police and security forces. They said the assailant was injured when security forces retaliated.

They said that security forces also recovered 33 from his possession. Later on, he was taken into custody.