14 people were killed and 8 injured when a passenger pickup ran over a landmine in Gudar area of Kurram agency this morning.

According to sources of political administration Kurram agency, the pickup was on its way to Sadda from Gudar.

Those killed included one woman and five children.

According to ISPR, the injured have been shifted to Peshawar through MI-17 helicopter.

President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif have strongly condemned the incident.

The Prime Minister expressed deep sorrow and grief over the loss of precious lives and prayed for the departed souls.

The Prime Minister directed for best medical facilities for those injured in the blast.

President Mamnoon expressed solidarity with the bereaved families.

Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar expressed sorrow and grief our the loss of precious lives in the incident and sought a report into the incident.