NA SPEAKER, DEPUTY SPEAKER STRONGLY CONDEMN BOMB BLASTS IQISSA KHAWANI BAZAR

Islamabad: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker and Murtaza Javed Abbassi, Deputy Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan have strongly condemned the bomb blast in Qissa Khawani Bazar, Peshawar and expressed their profound grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives.

In their separate statements, the Speaker and Deputy Speaker termed the bomb blasts, barbaric and shameful act of terrorism. They said that the elements involved in such activities were the adversary of humanity and the country and wanted to spread terror and fear amongst the people.

They said that these shameful acts would not deter the Government from its firm determination of fighting against terrorism. They said that the culprits involved in these activities should be arrested and given exemplary punishment to create deterrence against such heinous crimes.

They prayed to Almighty Allah to rest the departed souls in eternal peace and sympathized with bereaved families. They also prayed for early recovery of injured.