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25 victims of Parachinar blast laid to rest

PARACHINAR: The 25 people killed in a blast outside an Imambargah in Parachinar yesterday were laid to rest here on Saturday.

The whole area is in grief and all business centers and educational institutions are closed to mourn the killings.

Collective funeral prayers of the victims was offered and the bodies were sent to their native areas where they were laid to rest.

Business and social activities are shut in the whole area in protest against the massacre.

It is to be mentioned here that as least 25 people were martyred and 90 others injured when an explosion occurred at the gate of an Imambargah in a crowded market in Parachinar area.

The blast took place in a bustling part of the city where approximately 25 shops were operating.