Web Desk (24 News) — Police say assailants in a series of attacks have thrown grenades at a school and four homes in a northwestern town, wounding 15 people before fleeing.
According to a report, police official Zaman Khan says Saturday’s attacks took place in the town of Shabqadar, which is located near Mohmand agency. He says police have launched a hunt for those responsible.
Khan says no group has claimed responsibility for the attacks, which caused panic among residents.
Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a breakaway faction of Pakistani Taliban militants, has claimed previous bomb attacks in the region in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan.