PESHAWAR: Three people were injured in an explosion near the vehicle of the counter-terrorism department, while another took place outside a school Monday morning.
According to the police, the injured were in the CTD vehicle near Khatko Pul. They were taken to Lady Reading Hospital.
The first blast took place outside a girls school in Urmar area on Shamshato Road. The police said there were two improved explosive devices (IED) installed outside the school, out of which one exploded while the other did not.
The CTD and bomb disposal unit personnel had gone to defuse the other IED. The second blast took place near Khatko Pul when the CTD personnel were returning from the school.
Subsequently, the personnel were injured and the vehicle was damaged.