Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned the attack and directed provision of immediate medical treatment to the injured, his office said in a statement.
Union Home Ministry sought a detailed report on the blast inside the district court complex. In a communication, the Union home ministry asked the Punjab government to send the report as early as possible, giving details of the incident.
Responding to the question whether the government is considering handing over the security of these institutions to central security forces, he said the deployment of Central Industrial Security Force for security of industrial undertakings/institutions is considered on the basis of threat assessment.
The "low-intensity blast" took place near the Baicherra forward outpincluding seven Assam ost of Assam Police at around 1:30 am on Friday, Hailakandi Superintendent of Police Gaurav Upadhyay said.
Students from the University Law College, Capital Law College, MS Law and The Law College had alleged that they were being forced to appear the pending four semesters- 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th- in the ensuing six months in offline mode.
Three months back, miscreants carried out powerful blasts damaging Muliwala Lower Primary school located in Katlicherra Block in the same Hailakandi district and in a June explosion, damaged Dholakhal Lower Primary school in Cachar district.
As many as 15 persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the illegal narcotics and liquor trade during the raids.
Deadly bombings have been rare in Baghdad, as the security situation has improved in Iraq since the Iraqi security forces fully defeated IS militants across the country late in 2017.
Kabul: At least 28 civilians lost their lives in bomb blasts across Afghanistan, while 47 others were injured in the last three days, according to officials. In the first deadly blast that took place in Kabul on Sunday, nine people were killed and 20 others injured, Xinhua news agency quoted Interior Minister Massoud Andarabi as […]
Khordha: At least two persons were injured after unidentified miscreants hurled seven bombs at a house at Mundasahi area in Khordha town on Sunday. According to reports, one man and a woman today sustained multiple injuries in the bombing incident. Both the injured have been admitted to Jatni Hospital. Sources said that the miscreants lobbed […]
Kabul: At least 15 people were killed and 70 others injured in a truck blast claimed by the Taliban militant group in Afghanistan’s Zabul province on Thursday, authorities said. The attack occurred at around 6 a.m. in the city of Qalat, capital of insecure Zabul province, the spokesperson of the governor of the region, Gul […]
Bhadrak: Two youths were injured after bombs were allegedly hurled at them at Chandbali in Bhadrak district. As per information, some unidentified miscreants allegedly hurled no less than three bombs at Sudarshan Sethi and Vidyadhar Samal last night while the duo was standing on the roadside at Balukiri square near Jogi Pond. Laxmidhar Samal, father […]
Kabul: Three back-to-back bombings in Kabul on Thursday killed at least 11 people, including five women and a child, officials said, amid visits to the Afghan capital by two senior US officials. The first bombing in Kabul took place around 8.10 a.m. when a suicide attacker riding a motorcycle targeted a bus carrying employees of […]
Bhubaneswar: Tension erupted at Patharbandha slum in the city today morning after unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at a house triggering panic in the area. According to sources, four bike-borne miscreants hurled several bombs one after the other in the slum and fled the spot. However, no casualty has been reported in the. On getting information […]
Guwahati: At least four people were injured on Saturday in a blast here, police said. The explosion took place near Sukreswar temple in the city’s highly secured Pan Bazaar area that houses the High Court building, Deputy Commissioner’s Office and many other important buildings. “Four persons received minor injuries in the explosion. They were rushed […]
Jakarta: At least nine persons were killed and 35 others injured as suicide bombers blew themselves up on Sunday during congregations in three churches in Surabaya city, capital of Indonesia’s East Java province, officials said. The attacks occurred within minutes of each other. No group has so far claimed the responsibility, BBC reported. The deadly […]
Malkangiri: Panic ran high after locals spotted an abandoned old television under a tree at Mudulibeda village under Mathili police limits in Maoist-dominated Malkangiri district on Tuesday. According to reports, the locals spotted the TV under the tree and alerted the officials posted at a nearby Border Security Force (BSF) camp. The BSF officials rushed to […]
Mogadishu: At least 40 persons were killed and several injured in a deadly bomb explosion near a popular hotel in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Saturday, the police said. Adan Mohamed, a witness, told Xinhua that a vehicle loaded with explosives exploded at the junction of KM5 just opposite Safari hotel. Most of the […]