Major terror bid foiled in Peshawar

Monday 09 January 2017 6 months ago 60   Peshawar   Print

Bomb disposal cop diffusing bomb in Peshawar, File photo.

Report  Web desk : Police foiled an attempt of terrorism and defused a fifteen kilogram bomb in Karkhano Market Peshawar this morning. A 15-kg bomb that found from Karkhano Market near Hayatabad was neutralized in a controlled explosion, according to the police. The police said the remote-controlled bomb was rigged to a pushcart. SSP Operation Peshawar said the report was received regarding a battery lying unattended on a suspicious pushcart. Bomb disposal squad was called in who dexterously defused the bomb.