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22 Martyred Including Haroon Bilour, 75 Injured In A Suicide Blast In Peshawar, Interior Minister Presents Report In Senate
Umer Jamshaid 3 months ago Fri 13th July 2018 | 01:24 PM
Caretaker Interior Minister Azam Khan Friday said a total of 22 persons were martyred including Haroon Bilour, his gunmen and 75 were injured in a suicide blast on July 10.
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Jul, 2018 ) :Caretaker Interior Minister Azam Khan Friday said a total of 22 persons were martyred including Haroon Bilour, his gunmen and 75 were injured in a suicide blast on July 10.
He said from 40 to 45 workers were present in the tea party. On arrival of Bilour, firework started and some other people also joined the corner meeting of Bilour. All of a sudden a suicide bomber blew himself martyring Bilour and others.
He said threat alerts issued by intelligence agencies were pointed towards some political leaders but no threat alert was specifically issued to Haroon Bilour.
Responding to a question, he said law and order is the responsibility of provincial governments. The role of federation is only to support provincial governments. The services of Rangers and FC were provided to provinces on request.
A detailed report would be presented in the House on Monday, he added.
He questioned, why such candidates have been cleared by the administration. He criticized caretaker minister for interior for not sharing details of Haroon Bilour attack.
Mushtaq Ahmed Khan demanded comprehensive briefing over country's law and order situation.
Senator Ms Sadia Abbasi said the news, daily Jang has reported on Friday that Imran Khan had termed the workers, supporters and people who are going to welcome Nawaz Sharif as donkeys. She said this statement has insulted the voters.