bannu school

BANNU, May 12: Unidentified militants blew up another school for girls in Bannu district, the police say.

An explosive device, planted in the Government Girls Primary School of Mandyu Sheikh Sarwar village, exploded, razing the school building to ground.

It was second school blown up in the jurisdiction of the Miryan Police Station this month. Earlier, a school had been bombed in Kotka Munawar Khan area.

More than 20 state-run schools have been blown up in the limits of Miryan Police Station during the last several years.