Pakistan: 16 killed in suicide blast

Last Updated: Sat, Oct 13, 2012 14:37 hrs

Darra Adam Khel: At least 16 people were killed and more than 30 others were injured in a suicide car bomb blast at Darra Adam Khel town in Pakistan on Saturday, local media reports said.

According to reports, the target of the attack was the main office of the anti-Taliban peace committee in the region.

Several shops were destroyed due to the blast in Darra Adam Khel's Janan market.

The injured people were shifted to hospitals in Kohat town and Peshawar city.

Security forces have cordoned off the area after the blast.

No terror group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.

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