Two people died and nine are severely injured due to explosion near the Quaidabad bridge in Karachi on Friday night.
The victims were transferred by rescue officials to Jinnah hospital, Malir SSP Irfan Bahadur briefed media.
The deceased couldn’t be identified but hospital faculties are trying to reach people for the identification.
Two of the injured person were in critical condition and they didn’t sustain injuries and dies in hospital.
This was confirmed by JPMC Executive Director Dr Seemin Jamali.
An explosive device was placed under a fruit seller’s cart told the police officials. BDS has stated that it was a time explosion. Another bomb was found in the locality which was later diffused.
“It was a powerful explosion,” an eyewitness said. “Power supply to the surrounding areas was disrupted after the explosion.”
Evidences have been collected from the scene by the rangers and police.