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A major explosion has reportedly rocked a colony in Pakistan's Peshawar. Local reports say at least five people have died in the blast near a madrassa in Dir Colony of Peshawar.

Rescue officials say more than 20 children have been brought to hospital and a majority of them are said to be in critical condition.

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According to Pakistani media house The Dawn, at least five people have died in the explosion while 50 others have suffered grave injuries.