Soldier among two killed, 10 injured in Peshawar blast


PESHAWAR: At least two people including a security official were killed and at least 10 others including three security personnel were injured in a powerful blast in Hayatabad area of Peshawar on Monday morning.
Police said the security forces vehicle was passing near Bagh-e-Naran when a suicide bomber riding on a motorcycle rammed his bike into the security forces vehicle. The sources said the blast was suicidal in nature. However, the security sources did not confirm it so far.
The injured and dead bodies were shifted to the nearby hospital.
Edhi sources said one dead body is also laying on the blast site which might be the suicide bomber who was riding on a motorcycle.
Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra condemned the blast and expressed sympathies with the bereaved families.