Suicide bombing in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa kills 12 people

Islamabad, Dec 29: At least 12 people were killed and 25 injured in a suicide bombing in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province on Tuesday.

The explosion took place at the National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) office in Mardan district of the province, Dawn online reported.

Explosion kills 12 in Pakistan

The bomber detonated his suicide vest after being stopped by the security guard deployed at the office gate.

The death toll is feared to rise.The area has been cordoned off as rescue and security sources rushed to the blast site.

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The District Police Officer Mardan said it is too early to determine the nature of the blast at this time. Any group is yet to claimed responsibility for the bombing.

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