Rawalpindi- Two military officers and three civilians were killed today when a suicide bomber hit their vehicle near Rawalpindi, said General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Asim Bajwa.

The deceased military officers were named Zahir Shah and Arshad, both were Lieutenant-Colonels, Bajwa confirmed on Twitter. The vehicle was attacked neat the railway track near the Fateh Jang road.

The injured have been shifted to the hospital for treatment. The area has been cordoned off and the investigation is in progress.