PESHAWAR - At least three militants were killed in a violent clash erupted between two rival groups in Tirah Valley of Khyber Agency on Wednesday.

Armed operatives of the outlawed Lashkar-e-Islam and Tauheedul Islam established a clash at Zakakhel area in Tirah Valley. Resultantly, two operatives of the Lashkar-e-Islam and one of the Tauheedul Islam received severe bullet injuries and died on the spot.

The Lashkar-e-Islam operatives killed in the clash were real brothers and identified as Wakeel and Baghi.  It is to be mentioned here that the rival militants' fictions have been fighting against one another since long to get control of Tirah Valley.