The soldier who was carrying water towards the checkpoint for his fellow was killed after the device detonated.
Moreover, another soldier accompanying him was left injured and was immediately shifted to a nearby hospital.
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif condemned the attack on security check posts in Mohmand Agency . He expressed grief with families of the bereaved soldiers.
The incident followed the terrorist attack at the hostel of Agricultural Training Institute in Peshawar leaving 11 martyred.