PESHAWAR: Three Frontier Constabulary (FC) personnel were martyred in a bomb blast in Zarmilan area of South Waziristan on Monday morning.
The remote-controlled bomb exploded near motorcycle of FC men in Toay Khala area when they were moving from one check post to another.
Soon after the blast, security forces launched search operation in the area to nab the terrorists.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has strongly condemned the attack and condoled with the bereaved families. He said by the grace of Allahthe backbone of terrorists has been broken.
Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra condemned the attack. He reiterated the resolve that war against terrorism will continue till elimination of all terrorists. Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan also expressed sorrow and grief over the martyrdom of three FC personnel.
He prayed for the elevation of the martyred and expressed sympathy with their families. The Minister paid tribute to the sacrifices of the martyred.