MANDI BAHAUDDIN - The dead bodies of three persons namely Tariq, Umar and Irfan who died in blast in the suburb of Bhakkar were laid to rest in their hometown village Miana Gondal, about 50-km southwest from here.

Hundreds of people participated in the funeral prayers for the deceased.

According to the police, the suspects were killed when explosives went off while making suicide jackets in Bhakkar.

The suspects, as per police officials,  were allegedly planning to attack a nuclear plant near Sargodha.