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Another victim of Malakand bomb blasts died at hospital on Sunday, thus the number of deceased reached 21.

According to details, at least 20 people were killed and dozens others injured in two bomb blasts at two different mosques in Malakand Agency on Friday. Levies sources said the blasts took place during Friday prayers in Bazdara area of Malakand Agency.

Twin blasts rattled Bar Kalley main Jamia Masjid of the Bazdarra region. One blast took place inside a mosque and the second one occurred at the main gate of the second mosque.

Thee injured were shifted to Dargai, Mardan andPeshawarhospitals. On Sunday a young man Zahid son of Lal Gulam died atPeshawarhospital and after this death the number or dead persons reached 12.

Levies Post Palai has registered an FIR against unknown culprits under Anti-Terrorist Act section 17A, 995D, 3/4, 302 and 324 ofPakistanpanel code.

Investigating agencies have arrested 9 people for preliminary investigation, but so for no banned organisation or person has claimed the responsibility for the blasts. The area has been in the grip of fear and panic since after the blasts.