Blast at Pakistan election rally

Bombing targets Awami National Party in the North West Frontier province.

    Police said the dead and wounded were being transported to a hospital.
     
    The ANP is a secular ethnic Pashtun group competing in the legislative elections on February 18.
     
    Elections were postponed from January 8 after Benazir Bhutto, a former prime minister, was assassinated in December.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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