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15 people dead, scores hurt in Parachinar explosion

15 people dead, scores hurt in Parachinar explosion

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Dec 13, 2015 - 15:33

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): At least 15 people were killed and more than 50 wounded on Sunday in a blast at a used clothes market in Parachinar locality of Kurram agency, a Pakistani media reported.

Hospital sources told DawnNews that 47 people were injured as a result of the blast out of which more than 15 victims are in critical condition.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast.

Earlier, Pakistaninfo-icon Army said over 3,000 terrorists and 400 of its soldiers have been killed in the ongoing Zarb-i-Azab military offensive in the tribal areas.

Afghan government believed that militants have sought shelters in border regions of Afghanistaninfo-icon due Pakistan Army offensive on the other side of Durand Lineinfo-icon.

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