Girls school blown up in Swabi
[Dawn] A government primary school for girls was blown up by unidentified faceless myrmidons here on Friday night, according to police.
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Sources said that three faceless myrmidons planted three improvised bombs at government primary school for girls in Sodher area. Two of the bombs went off while the third one remained unwent
kaboom!. Later, it was defused by Bomb Disposal Squad.
"The bombs were put in silver pots. Two of the bombs went
kaboom! one after another. The third one was found unwent
kaboom! by police that reached the area soon after the incident and cordoned off the institution," said an official, who visited the site of occurrence.
Two out of five classrooms of the school were destroyed completely. The remaining portion of the school building also developed huge cracks, he said. The blasts damaged the boundary wall of the school and shattered windows and doors of the building, the official added.
It was learnt that about 250 girls were studying at the school, which was closed owing to summer vacations.
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