History of Terrorist Attacks on Friday

Terrorism

According to a careful analysis, it is revealed that terrorists attack religious places mostly on Friday. PakistanTribe.Com reported.

As the following statistics indicates, as many as 18 times the religious places were blasted on Friday from 2010-2015.

2015:

On, January 20, Bohra Community Mosque in Karachi was attacked. As a result two people died and more than 1o injured.

On January 9 at Chittian Hattian, Rawalpindi, Eight persons were killed and 25 others wounded in a bomb blast on Imambargah Aun Muhammad Rizvi.

On, January 30, Lakhi Dar/ Shikarpur , At least 61 Shias were killed and 50 others were injured in a bomb explosion at Karbala Maula Imambargah .

On February 13, Hayatabad / Peshawar, At least 22 Shia persons were killed and another 50 were injured during a gun and bomb attack at an Imambargah .

2014:

January 10, Karachi / Sindh, Three people, including prayer leader Maulana Iqrar and two students of the seminary, were injured in a bomb blast at the rooftop of Jannat Masjid in Gulshan-e-Ghazi.

July 26, Parachinar / Kurram Agency / Fatima least 48 persons were killed and 100 others were injured in a coordinated twin suicide attack outside an Imambargah in Parachinar bazaar.

June 21, Gulshan Colony / Peshawar / KP,15 Shia persons were killed and 25 others were injured in a suicide attack at an Imambargah .

2013:

June 21, Gulshan Colony / Peshawar / KP, 15 Shia persons were killed and 25 others were injured in a suicide attack at an Imambargah in largely Shia area of Gulshan Colony in Peshawar.

2012:

February 3, Motharey / Tirah Valley / Khyber Agency / FATA,the main mosque was blown up in Motharey area of Tirah Valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

February 17, Kurmi bazaar / Parachinar / Kurram Agency / FATA, at least 26 Shias were reportedly killed while 36 others injured, after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives just near the targeted mosque.

March 2, Tirah Valley / Khyber Agency / FATA, 23 people were killed and 20 others were injured in a suicide attack targeting a mosque after Friday prayers.

March 23, Sandapal / Bara / Khyber Agency / FATA, at least 13 persons, including eight LI militants, were killed and four others got injured when a TTP suicide bomber blew him up at Dars Jumat mosque.

2011:

On March 4 at Akhwand Panju Baba Shrine / Akbarpura / Nowshera / KP,At least 10 persons were killed and 40 others injured in a powerful bomb blast at a mosque located in the premises of Akhwand Panju Baba’s shrine in Akbarpura.

 On March 11, Shahabkhel mosque / Peshawar / KP,A bomb prematurely exploded inside Shahabkhel mosque in Peshawar shortly before Friday prayers caused no loss of life.

October 14, Kharkai / Lower Dir / KP, Two civilians were killed and six others injured when four mortar shells fired from Afghanistan hit a mosque during Friday prayers in Kharkai village of Lower Dir District.

2010:

October 22, Pishtakhara / Peshawar / KP,An IED, detonated through a remote control, killed five persons and injured 22 others inside a mosque in Pishtakhara suburb of Peshawar.

November 5, Darra Adamkhel / Kohat / KP,At least 97 persons were killed and 70 injured in a suicide attack on the Friday congregation in the mosque.

November 5, Sulemankhel / Badbher / Peshawar / KP,At least three persons were killed and 17 other injured in the militant attack on a mosque.


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