PESHAWAR: At least 10 persons including Awami National Party leader Haroon Bilour, candidate for PK-78 were while over 25 others injured after a blast happened at his cornor meeting in Yakatoot area of Peshawar.
The blast took place at a time when ANP leader Haroon was addressing a corner meeting. The Injured were being shifted to Lady Reading Hospital. Hospital sources and family members confirmed his death.
However, it is yet to be confirmed if it was a suicide blast or a bomb was planted, the police said, adding that so far no one claims responsibility.
After the death of ANP leader Haroon Bilour in a blast in Peshawar, the ANP workers turned violent and started storming the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) and ransacked the Accident and Emergency Department (AE&D), a senior official of the hospital said. He said the doctors were called in emergency but they were prevented from reaching the victims due to violence in the AE&D, he claimed.
18 year old Zameer Khan, Arif Hussain, 25, Haji Muhammada Gul, 45, Mujahid Ullah, 30, Imranullah, Najeeb, Akhtar Gul, Muhammad Shoaib, 19, Asif, 28, Huzaiafa, 12.