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PM Nawaz, Imran Khan, Nisar condemn Peshawar blast

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan and federal interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan condemn the bomb blast in Civil Secretariat Bus on Wednesday, TheNewsTribe.com reported.

PM Nawaz condemned the terror attack and offered grief with victims of bomb blast. Chairman PTI Imran Khan stressed that punishment should be given to the culprits.

Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar and Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari also expressed sorrow over the incident.

Earlier, bomb blast occurred in Civil Secretariat Bus at Sadar Road in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Blast killed 19 Secretariat Employees including women.

The blast that took place near Sunehri Masjid. The targeted bus belonged to the Civil Secretariat bus and was carrying government employees from Mardan to the provincial capital.

“15 people were killed and 25 others were severely injured,” Superintendent of Police Cantonment Muhammad Kashif told the media.

Injured person were shifted to the largest hospital of KP, Lady Reading Hospital and hospital administrator revealed that several injured people are in critical condition.