Suicide Bomber Takes Teenager’s Life in Hangu

PESHAWAR / HANGU: A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a government school in Hangu on Monday, killing a teenage boy, officials said.

The incident happened in the Ibrahimzai area of the district outside Government High School,Express News reported.

No one has claimed responsibility of the attack as yet.

“A suicide bomber blew himself up near the main gate of a government boys school, killing a young student aged 14,” district police chief Iftikhar Ahmad told AFP.

He said the boy sustained serious injuries and was rushed to hospital where he died. A local intelligence official also confirmed the incident.

Police cordoned off the area and have started a search operation.