4-year-old Dies As Thai South School Hit By Blast

4-year-old dies as Thai south school hit by blast

NARATHIWAT, Thailand, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) : A four-year-old girl was among two people killed after a bomb hidden in a motorcycle was detonated outside a school in Thailand's insurgency-plagued south, authorities said Tuesday.

The device, packed in the fuel tank of the parked motorcycle, struck as pupils and teachers filed into the school in Tak Bai district of Narathiwat province for the start of the day. "Two people killed were including a kindergarten girl and one adult -- who may be her father," a policeman in Tak Bai told AFP, requesting anonymity.

A hospital worker confirmed the death toll, adding that 10 other adults were wounded in the blast, including civilians and four police officers.