(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) MIRANSHAH: Two soldiers were martyred and two others sustained injuries when a vehicle of the security forces was attacked by miscreants with rockets in North Waziristan tribal district on Saturday.
Official sources said that the security forces vehicle was attacked in Gurbaz area in Shawal tehsil of North Waziristan. The martyred soldiers were identified as Sarbuland and Saeed Ahmad, while the injured were identified as Anwar Masood and Hamza Rehman.
The security forces shifted the bodies and the injured to hospital.
Earlier in the day, a tribal elder escaped unhurt in a roadside blast in Mir Ali tehsil of North Waziristan.
Official sources said tribal elder Malik Shera Jan was going to drop his children to school in the morning when a bomb planted on the roadside exploded on his vehicle in Sokhel village. Malik Shera Jan remained safe in the incident. However, his car suffered minor damage.