Qissa Khawani Bazaar bombing

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Qissa Khawani Bazaar bombing
Part of War in North-West Pakistan
Location Qissa Khawani Bazaar, Peshawar, Pakistan
Date 29 September 2013
Attack type
car bomb
Deaths 41 [1]
Non-fatal injuries
100

Qissa Khawani Bazaar bombing took place in the Qissa Khawani Bazaar market in Peshawar, Pakistan on 29 September 2013 killing at least 41 people and another 100 were injured.[2][3]

Attack[edit]

The attack took place when the car bomb detonated about 11 a.m. (local time) on 29 September 2013 in the crowded market. In this incident, 41 people were killed, of which 16 people were from the same family.[1] The attack happened 2 days after 19 government employees were killed in a bus bombing in the same city on 27 September 2013 (Friday).[4][5][6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pakistan blast kills at least 41 at historic centuries-old market". The Washington Post. September 29, 2013. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ "43 killed, over 100 injured in Peshawar blast". Business Standard. September 30, 2013. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Twin Blasts in Peshwar claim 41 lives". Dawn. September 29, 2013. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  4. ^ "At least 19 govt employees killed in Peshawar explosion". Dawn. September 28, 2013. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Bus bombing in Pakistan kills 18". The Washington Post. September 27, 2013. Retrieved October 5, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Bomb blast on bus kills at least 19 in Pakistan". The Telegraph. September 27, 2013. Retrieved October 5, 2013.