Blast at Peshawar Tablighi centre kills ten

Ten people were killed when a powerful explosion rocked the Tablighi Markaz during Maghrib prayers on Thursday evening.

Blast at Peshawar Tablighi centre kills ten

World Bulletin / News Desk

At least ten people were killed and more than 60 injured Thursday evening when a bomb exploded at a religious centre in Pakistan's Peshawar.

Eyewitnesses said the bomb exploded at Tablighi Markaz on Pajaggi Road run by the Tableeghi Jamaat, just before Maghrib prayers.

Around a thousand people were gathered at the seminary for a Shab-i-Juma (Thursday) congregation when the bomb ripped through the centre, according to reports.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 17 Ocak 2014, 14:33