CHARSADDA – Two blasts and firing have been reported on Tuesday in Tangi sub district’s Kachehri area of Charsadda, a district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistantribe.com reported.
According to PakistanTribe correspondent, two blasts were heard on Kachehri gate in Tangi (Charsadda), local police confirmed the incident while saying firing were also heard in the area.
Four people have been died and 12 others were injured in blasts and firing, said rescue sources.
Charsadda police have confirmed deaths and said injured people shifted to the district hospital. Police also said that identity process of deceased and injured persons are underway.
Local goverment hospital sources confirmed that three bodies and 10 injured were shifted to the Tangi hospital.
Eye witnesses said several people were injured after the entrance gate and inside Kachehri area blasts and firing, adding the injured are being taken to the nearby hospitals.
District Police Officer (DPO) Charsadda Sohail Khalid said that two suicide bombers were killed in police firing while one exploded himself at the entrance gate, he added, security forces searching the affected area for clearance.
Three to four people reportedly injured in the incident, said DPO while talking to media.
Local sources said that a group of suicide bombers entered to the Kachehri, (local courts) first blast reported at entrance, other two suicides bombers then entered in the vicinity and started firing.
The law enforcement agencies have condoned off the area in order to assess further situation.