SWABI - The office of an international NGO which is situated a few yards away from the offices of DCO and District Police Officer was targeted by unidentified militants who planted explosives here on Sunday, stated a police officer.

The office of the Marie Stopes Society (MSS) is situated on Swabi-Topi Road, just a few yards away from the offices of top officials, near Dr Faqir Elahi clinic. No casualty was reported and police said that at the time of explosion there was nobody in the MSS office.

However, they said that the entrance gate of the office and wall have been damaged by the explosives. An officer told this correspondent that the MSS provides reproductive health and family planning services to the local people.

The five kg explosives was placed in a tin at the main gate of the MSS office which went with a big bang. Police reached there and collected evidence.

Nobody claimed responsibility for the blast.