PESHAWAR - An inspector of excise department was killed and his house was damaged in a bomb blast in Daudzai area of Peshawar on Saturday morning.  Inspector Haji Khaista Mir, son of Shah Zamir, resident of Takhtabad Ghani Ghari, was killed, while his Hujra and house were badly damaged when a powerful bomb planted by unidentified miscreants along the gate exploded. Police sources said Khaista Mir was opening the main gate of his house when the explosive planted there exploded with a bang.

Khaista Mir was currently posted at Haripur. He sustained multiple wounds in the blast. He was rushed to hospital but died on the way.