Two minors injured in toy bomb blast in Khyber Agency

  • Explosion took place in Lowi Shamlan area when children were playing with a toy

LANDIKOTAL – At least two children sustained serious injuries on Thursday after a toy bomb went off in Lowi Shamlan area of Khyber Agency, local media reported.

As per reports, the children were playing on a hill with a toy that turned out to be an explosive device.

The people shifted the injured minors to a hospital in Landi Kotal , where they are in stable condition now. Security forces cordoned the area.

Toy bomb kills six children in South Waziristan

On June 25, a bomb resembling a toy killed at least six children the tribal area bordering Afghanistan. The bomb detonated while the children were playing with it in Speenmark village in the South Waziristan tribal district.