Lahore blast: Seven killed and many injured in explosion in Raiwind

Lahore blast: Seven killed and many injured in explosion in Raiwind

Lahore blast: Seven killed and many injured in explosion in Raiwind

In 2016, Lahore, 375km southeast of the capital Islamabad, suffered one of Pakistan's deadliest assaults when a suicide bomber in a park killed more than 70 people, including many children. "The condition of four policemen is stated to be critical", Rescue 1122 spokesman Jam Sajjad told PTI. The injured have been rushed to the nearby hospital.

Ashraf said numerous wounded were police and three were hospitalized in critical condition.

Deputy Inspector General of police Haider Ashraf said the bomb exploded when the police were changing guards at the checkpoint just outside an annual religious congregation, where almost 80,000 people were in attendance.

However, he did not give the exact age of the boy.

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In February a year ago, 18 people were killed, including several police officials, and more than 80 wounded in a suicide attack during a protest on a busy intersection of Lahore.

Ashraf said numerous wounded were police and three were hospitalized in critical condition.

It was such a powerful blast that its sound was heard several kilometers from the site.

Some reports said Tahreek-i-Taliban Pakistan has claimed the responsibility of the blast.

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The attack has come when Lahore is days away from hosting two play-off matches of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018, cricket-loving nation s indeginous cricket league that is presently underway in Dubai and Sharjah.

"The PSL semi-finals will be held in Lahore as per schedule as we have made all security arrangements in this regard", Ashraf said.

The rare attack on the outskirts of the city of Lahore killed and wounded mostly security personnel.

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.

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