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One dead, 11 injured in a bomb blast near Karachi Memon Masjid
Police, and rescue reached the site
At least one woman was killed while 11 others have been injured when a bomb ripped through Bombay Bazaar near New Memon Masjid in Karachi’s busy Kharadar area on Monday evening.
A police officer from the Kharadar police station said that they had just parked their van at the market when the explosion occurred.
Hospital officials confirmed that they had received a body of a woman while 11 others had been brought in an injured condition.
Witnesses added that an explosion went off near a parked motorbike which damaged the van and several other parked vehicles including motorbikes and a rickshaw. It also caused a fire which they put out on self help basis.
Counter Terrorism Department and Bomb Disposal Squad have arrived the scene and have been examining the area.
A police statement confirmed that an Improvised Explosive Device caused the blast which left several people injured including an ASI Badaruddin who is now out of danger.
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