PARACHINAR, KPK, (Pakistan), 13th December, 2015 (WAM) — At least 10 people were killed and dozens others wounded today in a blast at a used clothes market in Kurram Agency’s Parachinar area of Pakistan.

Security forces and rescue teams have cordoned off the entire area and launched relief activities, according to official media reports.

According to Radio Pakistan, the market was bustling with people who were out shopping for clothes at the time of explosion.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a message has condemned the Parachinar blast, expressing his grief over the loss of life and property, commiserating with the bereaved families.

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