QUETTA: Five people including two Frontier Constabulary (FC) personnel were martyred and one injured in Harnai area of the Balochistan province on Thursday.

According to FC sources, the vehicle was returning from the Khost when an improvised explosive device (IED) hit their vehicle after inspecting the site where some unknown gunmen opened fire on miners.

Security forces have cordoned off the area and started a search operation in this regard.