Srinagar: A militant attack is currently underway at the hostel of the Agricultural Directorate in Peshawar, Dawn reported on Friday quoting police officials.
Terrorists have entered the hostel’s premises, however the number of residents present at the hostel is unclear, the report said.
As per initial reports twelve residents were reportedly injured in the attack which is ongoing.
The attack began as firing broke out at the directorate early Friday morning when at least three burqa-clad suspects entered the building.
The attackers arrived at the location on a rickshaw, Dawn quoted police as saying.
The university is officially closed today as the country celebrates Eid Miladun Nabi.