Bashir Bilour, a senior ANP leader, was killed in an alleged suicide blast in Qisa Khawani Bazar, Peshawar today.
Tehreek Taliban Pakistan accepted the responsibility of attack that left at least 8 dead and scores injured.
Bashir Ahmad Bilour was a member of the provincial assembly of KhyberPakhtunkhwa and Senior Minister for Local Government and Rural Development of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.
Khyber Paktunkwa government has announced three days of mourning with the flag standing on half mast in remembrance of Bashir Bilour.
Funeral prayers for Bilour will be offered at 2:00 pm, December 23 at Sher Khan Stadium.
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