PESHAWAR: At least 10 people have been killed and more than 30 others injured after a suicide attacker blew himself up in a local live stock market located in the Matani area of Peshawar, DawnNews reported.
According to the DCO Peshawar Sahibzada Anees, Union Council Nazim Adazai Abdul Malik was amongst the dead. Malik had been responsible for raising a militia against Taliban rebels.
He added that of the injured, nine were listed as being in critical condition.
Hospital officials say they have shifted at least 10 injured to the surgical ward while some of them are undergoing surgery in the operation theater.
Officials added that the rest of the injured are being admitted at the trauma room while have discharged six injured after initial treatment.— DawnNews