WANA: At least five people were killed and three injured in US drone attack at Tehsil Barmal of South Waziristan Agency on Sunday, Geo News reported.
Two Tehreek-e-Taliban commanders were among those killed in the attack.
Sources said that in the latest of the series of attacks by CIA operated spy planes the predator fired four missiles on a house located in Wana area of South Waziristan.
The house was completely razed to the ground. The local people took out bodies and the injured on self-help basis.
Sunday's attack in South Waziristan was the second in as many days and
comes amid an upsurge in drone strikes in Pakistan since a NATO conference on Afghanistan in Chicago last month.