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Police personnel killed in attack in KP’s Tank

Two militants killed in exchange of fire
Officials of the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) stand guard in a street in this undated photo. — AFP/File
Officials of the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) stand guard in a street in this undated photo. — AFP/File

A police personnel was killed on Friday when militants opened fire on his residence in Pir Tangi area of the Tank district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, sources in the police said.

The policeman, identified as Zahid Bettani, killed a Taliban commander and his accomplice in an exchange of fire while several were injured, they added.

However, the Bettani was also killed in the fire exchange.

According to sources, a huge contingent of the police was being deployed at the scene.

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