Pakistan: Police mobile van escapes bomb blast in Lakki Marwat

Mobile van of the Lakki Marwat city police station narrowly escaped a bomb blast here on Monday.

An official said unknown miscreants had planted an improvised explosive device under a culvert on the Old Kutchery Road to target a police patrolling party. He said the area where the bomb was planted was at a stone’s throw from the city police station and the tehsil building housing offices of assistant and additional assistant commissioners.

The official said after the explosion a police contingent and experts of bomb disposal squad reached the place to collect evidence.

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Source: The Dawn

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