BANNU - Two security personnel were martyred in a bomb blast near a security vehicle here late on Sunday.

Security sources said that unknown miscreants targeted vehicle of security personnel through remote controlled bomb near Baran Dam in Bannu.

As a result of explosion the vehicle was destroyed resulting in death of two soldiers and leaving another injured.

The injured was shifted to hospital for treatment in critical condition.

The security forces cordoned of the area after the blast and started search action.