A bomb exploded outside an Imambargah in Imamia Colony on GT Road in Peshawar on Tuesday evening shortly after maghrebain prayers, resultantly at least three persons embraced shahadat including a Sunni muslim brother and 17 others are said to be injured.
Its been learnt that up to three kilogrammes of explosives had been planted in a motorcycle and detonated using a remote control. Such improvised explosions have been witnessed at many places in Karachi as well earlier on and it comes ironically only days after a much trumpted and publicized conference on the subject was taking place in the federal capital ,with bundles of useful advices and public service messages from those who brought the menace to our homeland ,in the first place.
daaman pe koi chheent na khanjar pe koi daagh ,tum qatl karo ho ,ke karaamat karo ho!
A regular majlis program was taking place inside the Imambargah when the powerful blast took place and the centre has been under attack in past as well .
The rigged vehicle was parked near the Imambargah Sakhi Munawar Shah. The explosion was powerful enough to destroy the windows of nearby buildings.
The impact of explosion caused some people to fall in to the nearby canal.
The injured have been shifted to the Lady Reading Hospital where at least three of the injured are described to be in a critical condition.
Please recite fateha for Shohada -e-Millat -e-Jaffaria Pakistan.