After years of peace in Peshawar, the city of flowers was once again on the target of terrorists this morning when an explosive device in a bag was detonated inside a madrassa in the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
As many as 7 people lost their lives and over 123 were injured. As per the police, 40-50 students were inside the madrassa when the explosion occurred.
Sharing the details about the unfortunate incident, SP City Peshawar Waqar Azeem told a local media outlet that a school bag containing IED device was brought in by an unidentified man around 8 in the morning. The bomb went off when the children started gathering in the seminary.
After the incident was reported across media, people from different walks of life including Pakistani celebrities expressed their condolences to the victims.
Here’s what the celebrities said: