Explosion 5 kills, 8 injures in Orakzai agency

LOWER ORAKZAI: An blast took place during a foot match in Lower Orakzai Agency, leaving five people dead while injuring eight others, official sources said.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif condemned the incident in the strongest term.

He expressed grief over loss of innocent lives in the blast.

Meanwhile, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain also decried the incident.

“Taliban insurgents are targeting innocent children,” he regretted.