The Awami National Party has announced three-day mourning over the killing of
party workers in a suicide attack at a rally in Timergara on Monday.
52 workers were killed and more than 90 injured when a suicide bomber blew
himself in a meeting convened to celebrate renaming of Pakhtunkhwa in Timergara,
ANP Central President Asfandyar Wali Khan also condemned the attack on a
meeting at Lower Dir, three bomb blasts in Peshawar and killing of innocent
The ANP provincial president Senator Afrasiyab Khattak also condemned Timergara
suicide attack and three bomb blasts in Peshawar and extended sympathy with the
members of the bereaved families.
Reiterating party’s commitment to continue struggle till the elimination of
terrorists, both the leaders said the ANP would not let nefarious designs of
these terrorists and extremists to succeed.
They said restoration of peace was the mission of the ANP, which had lost over
300 workers and lawmakers for it.