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4 injured in Peshawar IED blast: Police

At least four people, including a woman, were
injured on Saturday in a blast in Kala Bari market located in
the Saddar area of Peshawar, according to Capital City
Police Officer (CCPO) of Peshawar Qazi Jamil.

 

However, according to sources at the Lady Reading
Hospital, where the wounded were shifted, six people were
injured in the blast.

 

The area was cordoned off by security forces after the
explosion.

 

CCPO Jamil said that about eight to ten kilogrammes of
explosive material was used in the blast.

 

The material was
planted in a white Corolla, he added.
Furthermore, the police official said that the footage of
security cameras installed in the area will be analysed
during investigation.

 

Bomb Disposal Unit chief Shafqat Malik said that the
explosive was an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and
was concealed inside the door of the car. (Dawn)

 

Source: Global Kashmir

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