LAHORE: The suicide attack has been strongly condemned by President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif and Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa, Senator Raza Rabbani along with various ministers, political leaders and social figures.

Condemning the attack, they expressed grief over the loss of innocent lives.

The COAS instructed local Army commander and intelligence agencies to provide all necessary assistance to the civil administration in evacuation of injured to hospitals and also to apprehend those responsible for this heinous act.