PESHAWAR: The Bomb Disposal Unit (BDU) of Khyber Pakhtunkwa is engage in defusing a suicide jacket which the suicide bomber failed to blow and scores of hand grenade seized from the Imambargah Imamia.
It merits a mention here four militants attacked a Shia mosque in Hayatabad Township of Peshawar with guns and grenades, killing 19 people and injuring more than 40 persons.
AIG Bomb Disposal Unit, Shafqat Malik told media men that out of four suicide bombers one failed to blew his jacket which was later seized. He said there are scores of hand grenade which will also be defused.
He said six policemen were performing duty at Imam Bargah who engaged the attackers by exchanging fire with them.
Faithful present inside the hall of Imam Bargah reflected extra bravery by over grabbing the fourth suicide bomber as a result of which he failed to blow his jacket, said SSP Operation, Mian Saeed.
If the fourth suicide bomber had succeeded in his ambition, the loss would have been much more, he added.
The attackers also blow two hand grenades, while so far four explosives have been defused, adds AIG BDU.