At least four people were killed and 4 injured in a blast occurred in Malir Halt area of Karachi. According to eye witnesses, a police mobile was targeted and police officials were mostly injured. Police and rescue teams reached the spot and shifted the injured to Jinnah hospital. Ali Hassan, ASI Mazoor Bhutto, Head Constable Dil Faraz and Constable Kamran have been martyred in the explosion and an unidentified person were among the injured. The police mobile was completely damaged in the blast caused by an explosive devised fixed a motorcycle. The injured have been shifted to Jinnah Post Medical Centre
CM Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah has asked CCPO Karachi to submit report of the incident. A team led by DIG East Shaukat Shah will conduct the investigation of the incident. President Asif Ali Zardari has strongly condemned the bomb blast near a police mobile in Malir area of Karachi on Tuesday evening, which resulted in the loss of precious human lives. The President termed the blast a cowardly act of terrorism and expressed his shock and grief over the loss of lives.
He conveyed his condolences to the bereaved families and prayed for the departed souls.The President also directed the concerned authorities to ensure the best medical care to the injured.