Officials say an explosion at a mosque in Peshawar, northwestern Pakistan, has caused multiple casualties.
Dozens of people have been wounded in an explosion at a mosque in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, according to officials.
The blast took place at the mosque where a large number of people had gathered for prayer, police official Sikandar Khan told Reuters news agency on Monday.
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“A portion of the building had collapsed and several people are believed to be under it,” Khan added.
Mohammad Asim, a spokesman for the Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar, said they had received 90 injured people, some of them in critical condition.
More to follow.