10 injured in Pakistan suicide blast

Islamabad : At least 10 people were injured in a suicide bombing in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan on Tuesday, police said.

The suicide bomber managed to enter the Excise and Taxation office in Mardan district and fired several shots before blowing himself up, The News International reported citing Mardan police.

The injured were rushed to a nearby hospital where three people were stated to be in critical condition, the police said.

About eight to 10 kg explosives were used in the bombing, said the police.