Four injured in bomb explosion in Sohrab Goth

Karachi: Four people were injured in a bomb explosion outside a Masjid in Sohrab Goth area here on Wednesday.

Police sources said a low intensity bomb exploded outside the local Masjid situated in residential area of Haji Jannat Gul Town, behind Al-Asif Square, Sohrab Goth. The bomb was planted in a motorcycle parked outside the Masjid. Four persons, two of them identified as 25 years old Zahir Khan and 29 years old Hameed Gul were injured in incident and shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The rescue teams rushed there and shifted the injured to hospital. Police said some miscreants also resorted to aerial firing after the bomb explosion.

However, Rangers and police personnel cordoned off the area and Bomb Disposal Squad BDS called in. Panic gripped the area after the incident and traffic was also suspended in Sohrab Goth and adjoining areas. Police initiated the probe.

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