Deadly blast strikes Pakistani mosque

A bomb blast ripped through a mosque in a remote area of northwest Pakistan, and officials feared a heavy loss of life among worshippers attending Friday prayers.

Deadly blast strikes Pakistani mosque

A bomb blast ripped through a mosque in a remote area of northwest Pakistan.

A blast killed around 40 worshippers attending Friday prayers at a mosque, a senior official in the area told Reuters.

"The death toll is 40. We have no idea as yet how many have been wounded," said Atif-ur-Rehman, the senior-most government administrator in the Upper Dir district of North West Frontier Province.




Reuters

Güncelleme Tarihi: 05 Haziran 2009, 13:24
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