LAHORE: The picture of alleged terrorist, who carried out a blast at Lahore’s New Anarkali, has surfaced today (Friday).
According to sources, two facilitators and one alleged terrorist reached Anarkali market with an intention of explosion. Both the facilitators arrived at the market via Circular Road while the terrorist took the route of Pan Gali.
The alleged terrorist placed the bag full of explosives infront of the bank and left the area.
Earlier in the day, the Pan Mandi bombing in Lahore’s New Anarkali was registered. 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.