Suicide blast in Lahore claims 10 lives
Lahore : At least 10 people including three police officials were killed and scores injured in a suicide blast outside the Data Darbar shrine in Pakistan’s Lahore on Wednesday.
According to Pakistani media, the blast targetted a van carrying the Elite Force of Punjab Police.
Inspector-General Punjab Police Captain (retd) Arif Nawaz Khan was quoted as saying that, 7kg of explosives were used in the blast.
“The blast took place around 8:45am outside Gate number 2, where the police personnel were deployed for security,” reports said .