Khyber suicide attack 56 injured, three killed PESHAWAR: a minimum of 3 folks were killed and fifty six others were contusioned in an exceedingly suicide attack in Khyber Agency’s Jamrud space on Tues.
Two civilians and one Khasadar Levy man were among the dead. The casualties were shifted to Peshawar’s Hayatabad Medical advanced. Security sources say six of these contusioned were in vital condition.
Political Agent (PA) Shahab Ali Shah told DawnNews that the terrorist was getting to enter his workplace however the plot was thwarted owing to the strict security measures in situ at the advanced. Therefore, the bomber couldn’t enter the premises and blew himself up at the doorway gate, Shah said.
The PA same 3 folks, as well as a Khasadar Levy man were killed within the blast, whereas fifty six others were contusioned. a minimum of sixteen Khasadar Levy personnel were among the contusioned.
Khyber Agency is one in every of Pakistan’s seven semi-autonomous regions ruled by social group laws and lies close to the Afghan border. The religious movement and alternative Al Qaeda-linked teams World Health Organization stage attacks in each Islamic Republic of Pakistan and Islamic State of Afghanistan also are known to possess strongholds within the zone.