Suicide Bomber Kills Pakistani Provincial Law Minister, 7 Others

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A suicide bomber killed the law minister of a Pakistani province and seven others on Wednesday.

Suicide Bomber Kills Pakistani Provincial Law Minister, 7 Others

Israr Gandapur was killed as he greeted residents of his home village. More than 30 people were wounded in the attack, including Gandapur's elder brother, Reuters reported.

Gandapur was a local chief and the law minister for the northern Khyber Pakutunkhwa province, the heartland of the Taliban. The province is ruled by a party that favors peace talks with the Taliban.

 

 

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