Explosion in Peshawar spreads panic

PESHAWAR, Apr 22(INP): Panic gripped the city on Wednesday when an explosive device detonated outside a house in Peshawar

The blast damaged the house and five shops and adjoining houses. No one was injured.

The device of one Kg had been planted outside the house of a Contractor. Police reached at the spot after the incident and started investigating the issue to determine whether or not it was the outcome of old enmity.

Police registered a case under the explosive act and anti-terrorism act against unidentified persons.