PESHAWAR - Unknown armed persons on Tuesday blew up a private school in Peshawar.

According to police, unknown armed men planted a remote control device along the main gate of Ghazali Public School located at Dalazak Road, which went off with a big bang, damaging boundary wall of the school.

Heavy contingent of police rushed to the site and cordoned off the area. As per the Bomb Disposal Squad 500 grammes explosive has been used in the attack.