NOWSHERA: A blast near a police van on the Shakai interchange resulted in injuries to five individuals. According to preliminary reports, the injured included 3 policemen and 2 others.
Police officials reported that the blast occurred near the Shaki interchange on Monday when the van was heading to a Court with the duty of presenting the prisoners in front of the judicial system. The officials further added that the bomb was remote-controlled and it severely damaged the front of van resulting in injuries to 3 cops and two prisoners who were being taken to the Court.
The injured were admitted to a nearby hospital while the other prisoners were locked up in a neighboring police station. Police and other law enforcement authorities have reached the area and have started carrying out relief work.