5 die, 22 hurt in blast



A powerful occurred near Karkhano market check post in Peshawar on Tuesday morning.

According to a private news channel, the blast resulted in death of five persons including three security personnel and a child. Some 22 others were also injured who were shifted to Hayatabad Medical Complex.

According to sources, the area has been cordoned off by the security forces.

The security sources also confirmed damage of cars and bikes which were standing nearby.