Sadda: At least 10 people, including six children, lost their lives and 15 others sustained injuries when a passenger vehicle hit an improvised explosive device (IED) in Central Kurram Agency on Tuesday.

The administration said the Datsun pickup was travelling from Godar to Sadda in the morning when an IED exploded on it. The injured people were taken to hospital.

Earlier, a blast at a house in Kankoi area of Buner district killed four goats. However, no human loss was reported in the incident.

Police said unidentified miscreants had placed the explosive material in the house of Ali Khan and the explosion completely damaged one room of the house.

Courtesy: TNN