Kurram Agency closed as death toll of Parachinar blasts reaches 57July 29, 2013
Parachinar: Whole Kurram Agency remained closed on Saturday as death toll of twin suicide bombs in Parachinar blasts reached 57, while more than 150 people injured. At least 40 people were killed and dozens others injured in two powerful blasts at Meer Bazaar of Parachinar crowded with shoppers on Friday evening before Iftar timing.
The bodies and injured were rushed to local hospital, where hospital sources said that the death toll raised to 57 on Saturday. More than 150 injured were admitted in local hospitals with condition of many termed critical.