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Seven killed in Nowshera blast

Nowshera : Pakistan | Feb 27, 2012 at 4:36 AM PST
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The bomb went off soon after chief minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Amir Haider Hoti, and other ministers in his provincial cabinet had left the meeting in the town of Nowshera.

It was the third bomb in five days to hit the northwest, which in recent months had seen a decline in violence.

“The bomb was planted on a motorbike and the target was the meeting,” local police chief Mohammad Hussain said.

The Awami National Party, which leads the provincial government, had called the meeting, attended by its senior members.

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Seven killed in Nowshera blast
PESHAWAR: A bomb killed at least seven people and wounded another 22 on Monday, targeting a public meeting attended by provincial ministers in northwestern Pakistan, police said.
sadiqameen is based in Miānwāli, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Stringer for Allvoices.
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