PESHAWAR: A police constable was injured on Tuesday when an improvised explosive device (IED) went off near a police mobile in Sufaid Dheri. According to the police, a police vehicle was passing on Dora Road in the limits of Pishtakhara police station when the high-intensity IED exploded. Head constable Ejaz Khan sustained injuries and was shifted to a hospital. Following the incident, more police teams rushed to the site and cordoned off the area. A search operation was also initiated. According to an official of the bomb disposal unit, around five kilogrammes of explosives were used in the device.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 9th, 2014.
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