Peshawar suicide blast death toll climbs to 35September 7th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept.7 (ANI): The death toll from a suicide blast near Peshawar has climbed to 35.
Official sources in Peshawar wwere quoted as saying that dozens were wounded in Saturday’’s attack at a police checkpoint on the outskirts of Peshawar.
Television footage showed a blast crater 3 feet deep, destroyed vehicles and pieces of debris scattered across a large area. Some buildings in a nearby market collapsed, leading civilians to dig frantically with their hands to find survivors. (ANI)