BARA: At least two persons were killed and five others, including a former Assistant Political Agent injured in a hand grenade attack in Bara on late Friday night.

According to security forces, some unknown militants attacked the house of former assistant political agent (APA) Nawaz Khan Afridi with hand grenade. At least two persons were killed and five others including ex-APA were injured in the explosion.

The injured were shifted to Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar, while the security forces started search operation in the area.