At least 34 injured in bomb blast in Pakistan's Lahore

Pakistan       by Hamza Rao | Published

A rescue official told PTI that an explosive device hidden inside the truck went off at around 9 pm local time.

It is stated in the case that a blast occurred on Monday in a fruit-laden truck parked in the premises of Bhatti Parking Stand, adding a huge cache of explosive material was inside the vehicle.

According to the police, even though no casualties are reported, a minor girl is said to be in a critical condition.

The injured, including women and children, were rushed to the nearby hospitals for treatment.

He went on to note that an investigation has been launched on determining how and when the vehicle arrived at the blast site.

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He said windowpanes of a nearby building were also shattered while the roof of a school building in the vicinity also collapsed due to the blast. Dr Ashraf said that all aspects of the incident would be investigated to ascertain the real cause of the explosion.

Bomb blasts by militants are common in Pakistan, especially in tribal areas bordering Afghanistan. As per reports, blast in the capital of Pakistan's Punjab province's Bund road area injured mostly women and children.

On July 24, a Taliban suicide bomber struck a police team near residence-cum-office of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif here, killing 27 people, including policemen.

The latest attack came some two weeks after a powerful explosion claimed the lives of at least 26 people and injured dozens more in the city.

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