Charsadda blast claims lives of three, several injured

CHARSADDA: As many as three policemen were killed and several others got injuries in a blast in tehsil market of Charsadda, targeting a police van on this morning, Aaj News reported on Tuesday.

According to the police sources, the bomb attack targeted a police van in tehsil market.

The blast left three people dead over 28 others wounded, 10 policemen among them. Security forces arrived at the as rescue teams shifted the victims to the District Headquarter Hospital.

Four injured are said to be in critical condition, hospital sources told.

According to the officials, thirteen persons were present in the police van at the time of the blast.