| GEO Pakistan|
| Fierce clashes in Bunair, leave six dead, scores injured|
| Updated at: 2038 PST, Wednesday, August 13, 2008|
BUNAIR: A fierce clash between locals of Zilla Bunair and the Taliban left six militants dead and scores injured.
Curfew was lifted from district Malakand, whereas upon information about presence of the militants in the hills of Bandi Darra, an exchange of fire took place between the locals and the militants, leaving six militants dead and scores injured.
Among the militants who died, four belonged to Waziristan, one to Mardan while one was local.
Exchange of fire from both sides injured many locals.
Meanwhile, the Army helicopterís shelling in Seer Tiligram area of Swat destroyed a Medrassah but no casualty was reported.
Militants destroyed a connecting bridge in Allahbad area of Chaar Bagh, resulting in the suspension of traffic.