18 people were killed and more than 100 were left injured following two deadly blasts in Turi market of Parachinar.

Security forces cordoned off the area and rushed the injured to agency headquarters hospital.

Political administration said as people rushed to the blast scene after hearing the first blast, seconds later the second blast occurred.

Contingents of Pak army and fc reached the site and conducted rescue operation.

Pakistan Army has sent two helicopters to assist in rescue and relief operation.

ISPR said the helicopters will transport the injured from Para Chinar to Peshawar.

There was panic all around as people rushed to find their loved ones.

People were busy in EID shopping when the blasts ripped through Turi market.

Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan has strongly condemned the twin blasts and expressed sympathies with the bereaved families.