A blast in Mardan killed three people and injured 15 others.
A 10-year-old girl and her father were among those killed in the blast, according to police. The injured have been shifted to Mardan District Hospital.
Mardan police say information about the blast is being gathered. The nature of the blast is not yet known.
It may be recalled that in November last year, a cylinder exploded at the house of former Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Awami National Party (ANP) central leader Amir Haider Khan Hoti, killing two injured employees.
According to News correspondent , both the injured Aminul Haq and Liaqat were shifted to Peshawar Hospital in critical condition where they could not recover. The former chief minister was in the house at the time of the blast and was safe.