Five injured as two blasts rock Karachi on second day of Eid

Published: July 30, 2014
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Around four people were injured in the blasts. STOCK PHOTO

Around four people were injured in the blasts. STOCK PHOTO

KARACHI: At least four people were reportedly injured in two separate blasts in Karachi on Wednesday, second day of Eidul Fitr, Express News reported.

According to details, four people were injured when a blast took place in a coaster in Nazimabad area of Karachi.

Police officials suspect the blast occurred due to some explosive material placed in the coaster.

All four injured have been taken into police custody.

In the second incident, a grenade was hurled at Capri Cinema in Saddar area of Karachi by unidentified men injuring one person.

Police have cordoned off the area and started investigation.

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Reader Comments (6)

  • Adnan Siddiqui
    Jul 30, 2014 - 10:16PM

    I love it when ET reports “Police has cordoned off the area and started the investigation”. We all know what level of “INVESTIGATION” is performed by Karachi police

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  • Muslim Leaguer
    Jul 31, 2014 - 1:55AM

    Although the crime rate has reduced considerably in Karachi after the launch of targeted operation in the City but the current crimes rate is also beyond tolerance level of any civilized country…
    The only solution, and as demanded by all Trade bodies of Karachi, is to commence Army Operation in Karachi because we all know the capability & inability limitations of Police under PPP+MQM Government.

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  • vaqas
    Jul 31, 2014 - 2:37AM

    @Adnan Siddiqui:
    Hehe. Yes the police probably extorted money from the injured saying” ghalti to aap ke bhi the aap wahan khare the”.

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  • Aysha M
    Jul 31, 2014 - 8:44AM

    Thank God no casualties. Take our money not our lives. Please leave peace loving, progressive and unarmed society of Karachites alone

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  • khurram
    Jul 31, 2014 - 1:52PM

    This city is no more suitable for any wise person to live

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  • Urban Legend
    Jul 31, 2014 - 3:32PM

    @Muslim Leaguer: Let me correct a Punjab oriented thinker that MQM is in no position within Sindh Govt to help secure Karachiites. All the relevant ministries (CM, Home Ministry, Interior Minister) and top policemen are all placed by PPP. Stop pointing fingers on MQM when you are far from ground realities of feudal Sindh1

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