Back-to-back 5 blasts hit Iqbal Town


    VIOLENT Pakistan

    Updated at: 2148 PST, Friday, March 12, 2010
    Back-to-back 5 blasts hit Iqbal Town LAHORE: Five back-to-back blasts have happened in Iqbal Town of Lahore within the last 45 minutes,

    Reported:   (M.Rayhan Sheikh)

    All the five blasts have taken place in the premises of Iqbal Town.

    The first blast occurred in an empty plot near crowded Moon Market in Kashmir Block. The second blast hit a car parked outside a house. The third blast occurred near Edhi Center in Kashmir Block located in Iqbal Town. The fourth blast has been reported outside the residence of a serving DSP again in Iqbal Town.

    No causality is reported din these attack. However, four people have received injuries.

    It may be reminded here that dozens of people were killed in two blasts at Moon Market on December 7 last year.

    Earlier, at least 45 people were killed when two suicide bombers blew themselves up in R A Market near security forces’ convoy.

    Overall seven blasts have taken place in Lahore within 10 hours, killing about 75 people and injuring approx. 100 others.

    The series of bomb blasts in the city has triggered panic and fear among the citizens.


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