On Tuesday afternoon, a suicide bombing in Peshawar’s Hayatabad neighbourhood injured eight people.

According to police, a suicide bomber detonated himself next to the FC van. Teams of police officers and emergency responders treated eight injured victims while they were being transferred to hospitals.

Police swiftly surrounded the scene and assisted rescuers in transporting the injured to medical facilities. Two of the injured, according to them, appeared to be in a critical state.