PESHAWAR- Two FC personnel were martyred and nine were injured in a suicide attack in University Town‚ Peshawar today.

The blast took place in University Town, area housing diplomatic missions, Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and offices of intelligence agencies. 

Police said that gunshots were also heard in the area after the blast. 

According to the police, insurgents riding a car dropped the bomber near the consulate and sped away. 

Security forces reached the scene and launched a search operation to apprehend two attackers, who fled the scene after the blast. 

The law enforcing agencies have cordoned off the area. The injured have been shifted to Khyber Teaching Hospital