Explosion within the northwestern metropolis kills no less than seven individuals and wounds 70 others, most of them kids.
An explosion at a non secular faculty within the northwestern Pakistani metropolis of Peshawar has killed no less than seven individuals and wounded 70 others, a lot of them kids, police officers say.
The blast occurred on the Speen Jamaat mosque, which additionally serves as a non secular faculty for native kids, at 8:30am native time (3:30 GMT) on Tuesday, a police official informed Al Jazeera.
“It was not a suicide assault, there have been explosives that had been saved in a bag there,” he stated.
The official spoke on situation of anonymity as a result of he was not authorised to talk to the media.
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