Death toll of blast at ANP gathering reaches 22

July 12, 2018
Sabir Shah Hoti

Residents carry the coffins of blast victims, who were killed in a suicide bombing at an election rally, during their funeral in Peshawar on July 11, 2018. Photo: AFP

The death toll of the suicide blast at an ANP gathering reached 22 as another under-treatment victim lost his life Thursday morning.

Muhammad Adil, son of Jan Sher, was a resident of Yakatoot. He was injured when a suicide bomber detonated a bomb at an ANP rally in Peshawar late Tuesday night. He breathed his last at the Lady Reading Hospital.

ANP leader Haroon Bilour was also killed in the attack.