Mingora, Mar 13: As per the latest reports, the death toll of the suicide bombing in Swat Valley has been put up to 10.
Out of the ten people killed in the blast, four were policemen. 15 people were injured in the terror attack.
The attacker reportedly detonated his suicide jacket when the security personnel at a checkpost fired at him.
Besides the loss of loss, five cars were damaged in the strike in Mingora.
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Pak: Another suicide bombing in Swat kills 7
Just a day after the twin suicide attacks hit Lahore killing over 45 people and injuring over 100, a suicide bombing targeting security forces in the Swat valley killed at least seven on Saturday, Mar 13.
The terror strike targeting a security checkpost in Mingora, capital of Swat Valley, was carried out by a bomber in a rickshaw, Mingora city police chief Qazi Ghulam Farooq told an international news agency.
On Friday, Mar 12 twin blasts ripped through a Lahore market. Firing followed the blasts. The terror strike hit the heavily guarded cantonment. Therefore the army personnel guarding the area are believed to be prime targets. Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.
Pakistan has witnessed six terror attacks this week as the militants have renewed their assault against the security forces.
The terror outfits started targeting the security forces particularly after Pakistan launched an offensive against the militants in the Swat Valley in 2009.
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