Several hurt in Karachi blast
KARACHI: Several people were injured in a powerful blast that rocked Malir 15 area of Karachi in a mourning procession sending panic wave around the metropolis, Geo News reported Tuesday.
According to Geo News correspondent, the blast occurred in an Alto car, which is currently on fire near Kala Board area of Karachi.
The blast was so powerful that it was heard far and wide and the windowpanes of nearby buildings broke.
Relief activities have been started on the blast site. Law-enforcement agencies have arrived on the scene.
In a contradictory note, Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Fayyaz Leghari said the explosives were rigged to a motorcycle, which went off, injuring many people.