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07 February 2018, 01:39 | Damon Campbell
Pakistan by Web Desk | Published
Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday attended the joint funeral prayer of 11 soldiers who lost their lives in Swatattack on Saturday. The death toll may further increase as several injured were in a critical condition, health officials said.
The suicide bomber struck Saturday evening while the soldiers were playing volleyball after duty.
Although peace has returned to the valley after a military operation in 2009, security had been a primary concern in the region.
The Afghanistan-based Pakistani Taliban immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, the paper said.
The security forces had cordoned off the area after the attack and had closed the main road for traffic. The injured were later shifted by rescue officials to a hospital in Saidu Sharif area of Swat, according to government sources.
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