31 dead in suicide bombing at funeral in Dir
The explosion happened at the funeral of a local public representative in the Jandol area of Lower Dir District, killing 31 people, a private Pakistani TV channel reported.
Geo News quoted Malakand police chief, Akhtar Hayat Gandapur, as saying that 35 people were injured during the attack. The wounded were evacuated to the Timergara District Headquarters Hospitals.
Another police official Saleem Marwat confirmed the bomber blew himself up among the people offering funeral prayers.
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