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Dozens are killed and injured in a deadly suicide attack on a mosque in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

<p>Two explosions that occurred on Friday at the Doaba police station in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Hangu neighborhood left at least four people dead, including a police officer, and 12 others injured, according to a report from Dawn that cited police. Officer Nisar Ahmed of the Hangu District Police verified the fatalities and injuries. According to him, a large crowd gathered at the scene of the event following the first explosion, which occurred near the police station’s door.<img decoding=”async” class=”alignnone wp-image-211852″ src=”https://www.theindiaprint.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/theindiaprint.com-download-2023-09-29t182716.057.jpg” alt=”theindiaprint.com download 2023 09 29t182716.057″ width=”1310″ height=”806″ srcset=”https://www.theindiaprint.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/theindiaprint.com-download-2023-09-29t182716.057.jpg 286w, https://www.theindiaprint.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/theindiaprint.com-download-2023-09-29t182716.057-150×92.jpg 150w” sizes=”(max-width: 1310px) 100vw, 1310px” title=”Dozens are killed and injured in a deadly suicide attack on a mosque in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 9″></p>
<p>“A few minutes later,” he said, “another blast occurred inside a mosque that is located on the grounds of the police station.” According to DPO Ahmed, the second explosion occurred during the Friday sermon, according to Dawn.</p>
<p>An official said that “the mosque’s roof caved in due to the impact of the explosion,” adding that there were reportedly between 30 and 40 persons trapped under the debris. The official said that large equipment had been requested to remove the dead and wounded people.</p>
<p>Azam Khan, the interim chief minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, has requested a police report on the event. According to Dawn, he instructed officials to complete the rescue effort quickly. According to a Dawn report, he directed the relevant commissioner and deputy commissioner to oversee the rescue operations and ensure that the wounded received the best medical care possible. at addition, Azam Khan declared an emergency at all of Hangu’s hospitals. (ANI)</p>
<p>In the meanwhile, a bomb near a mosque in Pakistan’s Balochistan province’s Mastung district resulted in at least 52 fatalities, including a police officer, and around 50 injuries on Friday, according to Dawn.</p>
<p>Abdul Rasheed Shahi, the district health officer (DHO), has verified the fatalities. According to a report by the Pakistani daily, City Station House Officer (SHO) Mohammad Javed Lehri said that a police officer was one of the victims.</p>
<p>A number of patients are receiving care at Shaheed Nawab Ghous Bakhsh Raisani Memorial Hospital, according to Dr. Saeed Mirwani, the hospital’s chief executive, while more than 20 wounded persons have been sent to Quetta for treatment, according to Dawn.</p>
<p>The explosion occurred while people were assembling for an Eid-i-Miladun Nabi procession next to the Madina Masjid at Alfalah Road, according to Mastung Assistant Commissioner (AC) Atta-ul-Munim. Nawaz Gishkori was the DSP who was slain, according to the Mastung AC. The explosion, according to SHO Lehri, was a “suicide blast.”</p>

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