ISLAMABAD: The first eight months of this year have witnessed 821 incidents of terrorism in the country in which 588 persons lost their precious lives and 1007 persons got injured.
A month-wise break-up issued by Interior Division has revealed that in 124 incidents of terrorism during the month of January, 122 people were killed and 174 injured.
Similarly, in 10 terrorism related incidents during February this year, nine persons were killed and 49 injured.
in March 86 terrorism related incidents occurred in which 45 persons killed and 141 injured.
In 113 incidents during the month of April, 59 lost their lives and 110 got injured.The data further revealed that the month of May witnessed 121 unfortunate incidents of terrorism killing 137 persons and injured 162 persons.
In June there were 70 such incidents in which 50 persons were killed and 55 were injured. The month of July saw 116 such incidents in which 65 persons were killed and 131 were injured. In August, 61 persons became victims of 82 terrorism related incidents and 77 got injured.