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Pakistan: Blast in Bannu kills two; injures six

31st Mar 2013
Pakistan: Blast in Bannu kills two; injures six

By Zahir Shah Sherazi


BANNU, (Dawn): An explosion in the Jani Khel area of Bannu District on Sunday killed two people and injured six people including a leader of the Awami National Party (ANP).


Eyewitnesses and local political administration officials told that at least one person had died whereas four others were injured in the blast targeting a convoy of Adnan Wazir, former member of provincial assembly belonging to the ANP,  in the FR Jani Khel area of the district where an election rally was organised.


The casualties were shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Bannu where the condition of two wounded was reported as critical.


Two policemen and ANP’s candidate from PK-72 Adnan Wazir were among the injured.





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