At least 70 people were killed in the attack in Lahore and 300 people were injured. The attack targeted the Christians who was celebrating the Easter. Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a faction of the Pakistani Taliban, claimed the attack.
A Taliban assault on a school in a military zone in Peshawar has killed 126. There were around 500 students and teachers at the school at the time of the assault carried out by at least 6 Taliban militants.