President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Thursday strongly condemned the bomb blast at a jirga in Bajaur Agency that claimed innocent lives. The President in his message denounced the terrorist act and said terrorism and extremism would be eradicated from the country at all costs. He expressed deep sorrow and grief over the loss of lives and injuries caused by the blast and said the perpetrators of such heinous crime would not be spared.  The Prime Minister in his message comdemned the terrorist act and said the perpetrators of such heinous crime would not be spared.