Two CTD personnel injured in a blast at Khatko Bridge in Peshawar while in another planted blast at Shamshatu, gate of a school  sustained some damage, reported Waqt News.

According to details, the bomb was planted at roadside and blew when vehicle of Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) was passing nearby.

The area has been cordoned off as a search operation is underway. The injured have been rushed to Lady Reading Hospital.

Meanwhile no causality or major property loss is reported in blast outside school.

“Police defused the second bomb planted outside school,” Peshawar police spokesperson told media. 

The first blast took place outside a girls school in Urmar area on Shamshato Road. The police said there were two improved explosive devices (IED) installed outside the school, out of which one exploded while the other was defused. 

The bomb disposal unit personnel had reached the site to defuse another IED, while the CTD personnel were en route to the school when the second blast took place near Khatko Pul, leaving three injured.  The CTD vehicle was damaged in the explosion. 

The sources at Lady Reading Hospital said two of the injured persons were brought there.

No loss of life was reported in the first explosion as it occurred before the school timings started. However, the school gate where the IED was installed was damaged in the blast.