These haunting images of a child who died during the Peshawar Bomb Blast has surfaced on the internet and is currently trending few hours after the explosion.
The little child was identified as Hassan Abbas from Parachinar.
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Multiple sources revealed that the child went to Peshawar mosque with his father to offer Jummat Prayers.
One Twitter user revealed that Shaheed’s mother was waiting for his return only to be told that the child had died in the Peshawar bomb blast.
See tweet below:
Earlier today, a bomb exploded inside a mosque in the north-western Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing at least 56 people and injured nearly 200, according to police and hospital officials said.
Hours after the Friday attack, Islamic State (Daesh) claimed responsibility for the deadly Peshawar bomb blast that took place inside a Shi’ite mosque in the northwestern Pakistani city.
The attack is one of the worst in recent years against Pakistan’s Shia minority, which has long been targeted by Sunni Muslim Islamist extremists such as Islamic State and the Pakistani Taliban.
Read more on the Peshawar bomb blast HERE.