Breaking News / Khyber Agency Blast Updates > According to the latest News updates a Powerful Blast occurred in Khyber Agency on Saturday, E Pakistan News reported.
The death toll in a powerful planted bomb blast that rocked a crowded market of Landikotal, mounted to 25 with over 50 injured.
According to the correspondents it is said that death toll may be raised according to the latest updates given by the doctors and sources.
Police and Rescue teams reached on the spots and took the area in their custody for the further investigations.
One security official said a suicide bomber connected with the attack began wandering around the town shortly after the explosion.
“The blast was so powerful, it was heard far and wide and caused damage to nearby buildings,” said resident Sher Mohammad Shinwari, adding most of the casualties were fruit and vegetable traders who were beside their roadside push-carts.