More suspects detained in Lahore blast investigation

Case of explosion at Lahore’s New Anarkali lodged


Lahore: The case of blast at New Anarkali’s Pan Mandi in Lahore has been registered on Friday.

According to the First Information Report (FIR), three terrorists arrived on motorcycles and planted bombs.

According to the latest development, the investigation team found ball bearings in the blast area.

It is worth mentioning that a time device explosion occurred in the Panmandi area of ​​New Anakali Bazar in Lahore, killing 3 people and injuring 29 others.

Windows of nearby shops and buildings were left shattered by the explosion and motorcycles damaged.

Police said that around 1.5 kilograms of explosives were used in the blast. It was further learnt that the explosives were placed on ground between motorcycles.

Preliminary report said that the blast took place at 1:40pm and razed a building and destroyed eight motorcycles.

Talking to media persons, DIG operations said that police teams are collecting evidence from the place of incident and soon the details of the blast will be confirmed.

Four people are in critical condition and doctors are working to save their lives, Mayo Hospital officials said. Paramedics gave first aid to the other injured.

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