LAHORE, Pakistan, – A huge explosion rocked Pakistan’s cultural capital Lahore sending thick black smoke into the sky as ambulances rushed to the scene, police and witnesses said.
The blast apparently occurred near the city police headquarters and a branch of the country’s premier intelligence agency, said police officer Omar Ahmad.
Several people were wounded, mostly from shrapnel, police said.
Blast in 15 building in Lahore, several feared dead and hurt
LAHORE: A blast occurred in 15 building adjacent to CCPO office in Civil Lines in Lahore on Wednesday.
According to sources, several people have been killed and injured in the blast. Gunshots also heard in the area after the blast. The windowpanes of nearby buildings have also shattered in the blast and many 15 vehicles have been destroyed. The entire building of 15 has reportedly collapsed…..more