A Pakistan Army soldier martyred and other three reportedly injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) went off in Dand Kaly area of North Waziristan on Thursday.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement, the army bomb disposal team was on the routine search and clear operation as part of Operation Radd Ul Fassad when Havildar Ahmed Khan, embraced shahadat while three soldiers got injured.

The 38-year-old belongs to District Mianwali and left behind a widow, son and two daughters, statement further added.