Two Shia Muslims were martyred and 17 others injured in a remote-controlled bomb blast in Pir Qayyum area of Kurram Agency by the American backed outlawed Taliban terrorists.
According to sources informed the Shiite News, a remote-controlled bomb targeted a passenger bus carrying majority of the Shia passengers going towards Parachinar from Peshawar. As a result of attack, two Shia passengers were martyred while 17 other injured including nine women and four children. The vehicle was also badly damaged.
Local government officials said a homemade bomb was planted on the road which hit a passenger bus on the outskirts of Sadda town in Kurram Agency. Political administration and security forces cordoned off the area and started search operation.