HANGU - A labourer was killed and another sustained injuries in a bomb blast in Hangu district on Friday. According to details, two labourers were busy in arranging scrap at a scrap godown at Kacha Paka area, when suddenly a blast held inside the godown. Resultantly, a labourer identified as Hafizullah son of Noor Mohammad, resident of Afghan refugees camp was killed while another labourer Gul Rehman sustained wounds in the blast. Police rushed to the blast site, cordoned off the area and the injured labourer was rushed to district headquarter hospital, where his condition is stated to be stable.

 According to bomb disposal squad, the blast occurred because of a mortar shell present in the collected scrap.