Boy dies in Pakistan blast

March 7th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, March 7 (IANS) A nine-year-old boy was killed and three injured Wednesday when a bomb placed in a sewer exploded in Pakistan’s Peshawar city, a media report said.

The massive blast took place in the Scheme Chowk neighbourhood, reported Geo News.

“A nine-year old boy was killed and two children and a man were wounded in the bomb blast,” a senior police was quoted as saying.

Hukam Khan, an official, said it was a remote-controlled device.

A suspect has been held and sources said that a remote has been recovered from him.

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