PESHAWAR  - Six tribesmen were killed by unidentified gunmen when they ambushed their vehicle at Dagar area of tehsil Jamrud, Khyber Agency, on Sunday.

According to political Administration, the outlaws ambushed a van with ten persons on board coming from Chapari to Jamrud bazaar when reached at Dagar area.

The dead include tribal elder Sufaid Raysh, Sir Mir, his son Shan Ahmed, Bilal, Abdul Hashum, wife of Mangar Shah and a child. Four critical bullets wounds injured have been rushed to local hospital.

The political Administration has started investigation. The motive behind the brutal killing could not be immediately ascertained.