GHALANAI - A security personnel was killed in an IED blast in Dawezai area of Pandiali, tehsil of Mohmand Agency here on Sunday, security officials told.

Assistant Political Agent Naveed Akbar confirmed that one security personnel identified as Kashif Khan was on way to Rasheed check post in Haji Kor Dawezai area when an IED went off with a huge bang due to which the security personnel died on the spot.

An officials of the administration told that due to security reason, the administration has imposed curfew in the said areas to prevent any unpleasant incident in these areas.

After the incident security forces conducted search operation in the area but no one was arrested till filling the report.