A premature explosion triggered by an Improvised Explosive Device killed two Taliban militants in Nangarhar province.

The 201st Silab Corps in a statement said the incident took place in Bati Kot district late on Tuesday night.

The statement further added that the Taliban militants were busy planting an Improvised Explosive Device when the explosion took place.

Furthermore, the 201st Silab Corp said explosion took place at 8:20 pm in Naghlo area.

Meanwhile, the 201st Silab Corps said the explosion killed two Taliban militants identified as Noorullah and Farhad.