NOWSHERA: A girls’ school was blown up in Taru Jaba area of Nowshera district on Wednesday evening. Waqar Khan from the Pabbi police station told The Express Tribune that suspected militants scaled the boundary wall of the school and planted a device which exploded at 4pm. There were no casualties as nobody was present when the explosion occurred. Pabbi SHO told The Express Tribune that the explosion destroyed the school’s windows, while cracks have appeared on the roof and walls.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 5th, 2012.