Web Desk – (Syed Ahad Hussain) DI KHAN: In a suicide attack on District Headquarter Hospital and firing at a police checkpost on Sunday eight people were martyred, including four policemen, and 10 injured.
The checkpost was attacked by terrorists early in the morning and the bodies of the two martyred policemen were being shifted to the DHQ hospital, where a suicide attacker detonated vest, according to the police.
Police added that some among the injured are in critical condition.
DSP Iftikhar Shah said that police is suspecting that the suicide attacker was a female.
The security forces have cordoned off the area and started to gather evidence from the site of the attack, added Shah.
The funeral prayers of martyred policemen were offered earlier today at near the checkpost.