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Explosion in Pakistani mosque kills 10

world Updated: Jun 05, 2009 17:09 IST
DPA

At least 10 people were killed and dozens injured on Friday as an explosion ripped through a mosque in north-western Pakistan.

The blast occurred during the Friday prayers in the Hayagai Sharqi area of Upper Dir district, Aaj television reported. Thirty people were injured.

The report cited a witness as saying that a suicide bomber entered the mosque and blew himself up. The blast also damaged some shops adjacent to the mosque.