PESHAWAR: Atleast 19 killed, 45 got injured in blast in the area of Hayatabad in Peshawar city , police said. Injured are being shifted to Hayatabad medical complex
According to witness, six men in Frontier Corps (FC) uniform, entered the shia mosque during Friday prayers, they threw hand grenades to the security persons deputed at the mosque.
SSP operations Peshawar Dr Mian Saeed, while talking to media said three suicide bombers entered the mosque while only one was able to blow himself up.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, MQM’s Cheif and PTI Chairman Imran Khan condemned the attack.
Strongly condemn terror attack in Hayatabad Peshawar targeting mosque during Juma prayers. Tried to go to site but stopped due to ongoing op
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) February 13, 2015