A toy bomb wounded seven people, including a minor girl in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Mardan on Tuesday.
Police shifted the injured to Mardan Medical Complex Hospital.
“Three labourer brothers found a toy sunken under sand in the Mardan area of Mayar,” Mardan DPO Sajjad Khan said.
“They were trying to open it when it blew up with a powerful explosion. The blast wounded the brothers and four passers-by including a girl.”
The injured brothers have been identified as Haroon, Majeed and Rasheed, sons of Yar Muhammed. The passers-by including the girl have yet to be identified.
The doctors said the injured were stable while police have initiated an investigation into the incident.