PESHAWAR:According to a report by a private tv channel, A suicide bomber blew himself up near a police station in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least three people.
The bomb exploded in the town of Bannu, which lies close to Pakistan’s lawless tribal belt on the Afghan border, which Washington has branded al Qaeda’s global headquarters and the most dangerous region on earth.
Bannu police chief Iftikhar Khan told that,“It was a suicide attack. The bomber came on foot and detonated himself near a police van close to a police station,”Police and medics earlier said two people were killed.
Local police official Raza Khan “Our van was the target of the blast. It killed one police official and wounded another policeman,”
He said,A civilian was also killed and several other local people wounded.Hospital official Nisar Khan had earlier confirmed two people had died.
He also added that,“We have received two dead bodies and about a dozen wounded people. Most of them are ordinary citizens.