Grenade blast: PPP candidate’s home attacked

Police said it was a probably a home-made grenade.


Our Correspondent April 17, 2013

PESHAWAR: Assailants hurled a grenade into the house of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) candidate for NA-1, Zulfiqar Afghani, in the Gulbahar area on Tuesday afternoon.

The grenade landed on the roof of the house, creating a hole in it. The blast resulted in widespread panic among locals. However, there were no reports of casualties in the explosion. Police said it was a probably a home-made grenade and the aim of the attackers was to spread fear.

Published in The Express Tribune, April 17th, 2013. 

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