ISPR has confirmed that a suicide attack at the parade ground has resulted in ‘Shahadat’ of soldiers of the Pakistan Army at the Punjab Regiment Center.
Twelve year old Suicide bomber was wearing school uniform and pretended as a school student to get near the heavily guarded area in the town of Mardan. Suicide attack occurred when the recruits were busy in their training.
It is the most deadly suicide attack of this year leaving thirty one Shaheed and another twenty injured. Injured are being treated at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH).
Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani has strongly condemned today’s suicide bombing. He said that these cowardly attacks will not be able to affect the morale of armed forces of Pakistan and the resolve to get rid of terrorists and their support infrastructure.