4 schools blown up in Peshawar, Bajaur
PESHAWAR: Four government schools were blown up in separate incidents in Peshawar on Monday.
Suspected militants blew up a government-run primary school for girls in Jogian locality near Tarnab Farm on GT Road Peshawar on Monday night.
A police official said that the blast destroyed the whole building. “We were inside police station when heard a huge blast,” he said and added that police reached the spot and started hunt for suspected people in the surrounding areas.
It is to be mentioned here that at least nine schools have so far been blown up in Peshawar during the past few months.
In Bajaur Agency, suspected militants blew up three government schools in Utmankhel area near Khar, on Sunday night. The blasts caused significant damage to the buildings.