According to eyewitnesses, Levies personnel were searching vehicles in a bazaar of Khar, when a 15 to 18-year old boy blew him up, killing 15 people including four security personnel.
A Subedar of Levies Force, Major Javed is also among the deceased. The bodies and the injured people have been rushed to the agency’s Headquarters Hospital.
According to the Levies sources, all the commercial activities came to a halt with bazaars shut down. The security forces cordoned off the entire area after the blast hit a main bazaar of the capital of Bajaur Agency at a time when bazaar was full of buyers.
Levies Force, closing down all markets soon after the blast, kicked off the search operation. — Sources: Samaa tv