LANDI KOTAL, 4 November: The political administration on Saturday arrested 24 persons under Frontier Crimes Regulation after a bomb blast on Friday last.

Political tehsildar Tehsinullah said that a bomb exploded at a car park in Landi Kotal, injuring one person.

The administration has launched a search operation arresting 17 persons on Friday while seven were arrested on Saturday.

He said that the arrested persons include shopkeepers, traders and vendors, adding that the car park where the blast happened has also been sealed.

The official said that investigation was still underway.