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Boy killed in ‘toy bomb’ blast

By Our Correspondent
April 16, 2024
A representational image of a police tape. — AFP/File
A representational image of a police tape. — AFP/File

GHALLANAI: A fourteen-year-old boy was killed in a blast in Dab Kor area in Ambar tehsil in Mohmand tribal district.

It was learnt that the body identified as Umar was playing with a “toy bomb” when it exploded, killing him on the spot. The boy had picked up the “toy bomb” from somewhere and was playing with it when it exploded, causing his death. Two goats were also killed in the explosion.