Atleast Seven persons has been confirmed dead and 70 kids were reportedly injured when a blast went off inside a seminary in capital city Peshawar of Pakistan’s northwest region.
The bast was reported near a Madrasa at the Dir Colony of Peshawar. Children and Maulavis (instructors) are among the victims as the blast took place when the classes were underway at the religious school.
The injured have been shifted to Lady Reading Hospital and another medical facility where the condition of several of them is stated to be critical.
The police and rescue teams have reached the crime scene and launched the rescue operation.