Landmine Blast In Pakistan Kills 2 Kids

Islamabad, March 2 : A landmine blast killed two children in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police officials said on Tuesday.

 Landmine Blast In Pakistan Kills 2

The blast took place in South Waziristan district on Monday evening, Xinhua news agency reported.

The officials said that militants had planted a large number of landmines while they were in control of the tribal areas in the province, including South Waziristans.

Located along Pakistan-Afghanistan border in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, South Waziristan used to be a hotbed of militancy, but security forces have successfully flushed out the terrorists from the area in separate armed offensives