Islamabad- The death toll from suicide bomb attack on volleyball tournament in Paktika province of Afghanistan has risen to 50.

President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif have strongly condemned the bomb blast. In his statement, the president expressed sorrow over the loss of precious lives and sympathized with the people and government of Afghanistan. Prime Minister in his statement deplored the loss of lives and said terrorism is the common enemy of both Pakistan and Afghanistan. He said the two countries are fighting against the menace together.