5 killed in Dera Ismail Khan blast
26 January, 2009
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Five persons were killed and several others were wounded in an explosion in Dera Ismail Khan near the Central Jail outside the Town Hall.
Seven persons wounded in the blast said to be in a serious condition.
The security forces cordoned off the area soon after the blast on Monday, as the injured and dead bodies were being transferred to the district hospital.
A bicycle found completely wrecked in the blast, while a vehicle was also damaged in the incident.
The investigators were inquiring into the incident.
President Asif Ali Zardari, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and Interior Advisor Rahman Malik have condemned the blast in Dera Ismail Khan and express grief over the losses of life in the incident.