Ten people have been killed including a child after an explosion in Parachinar, Pakistan

Ten people have been killed including one child in a blast in the northwestern Pakistani city of Parachinar on Sunday.

 

Authorities said that at least fifty people were injured, some critically after a bomb was detonated at the crowded Eidgah used clothing market.

 

Pakistani officials reported that an IED was hidden in a bag left at the market which is in a  mainly Shiite neighborhood.

 

No group has claimed responsibility for the blast.

 

Local television footage showed scores of men fleeing the marketplace causing a stampede after the explosion.

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