At least two persons were killed and 17 others injured when militants targeted a passenger bus with bomb here in Kurram Agency on Monday.
According to security sources, a Parachinar-bound passenger bus coming from Peshawar was hit by a bomb planted at road in Pir Qayyum area of Sadda, the headquarters of Kurram Agency.
The bus was destroyed in the blast and two passengers were killed on the spot and 17 others including nine women and four children sustained injuries.
The security forces and volunteers shifted the injured to Parachinar Hospital where according to hospital sources condition of many injured people was serious.
Security in the area was beefed up after the blast and search operation was launched to nab the culprits but no arrest was made.