MIRANSHAH - A security man was martyred and six others injured in a remote controlled blast here on Tuesday.

Security sources said that unknown miscreants targeted vehicle of security forces with remote controlled explosives device in tehsil Mir Ali of North Waziristan Agency (NWA).

Due to blast the vehicle was destroyed resultantly a security men was martyred while six others sustained injuries who were rushed to Agency Headquarters hospital for treatment where according to hospital sources condition of some injured people was serious.

The security forces cordoned off the area after the blast and launched search action.