Lahore, Pakistan: There’s a powerful bomb blast on Mall road Lahore and news channels claim that it happened during a protest by some people.
Update 1: DIG traffic Lahore Captain Mubeen and SSP Zahid Gondal martyred in this blast. And according to news channels 55 people are injured so far.
Pak Army has reached on the effected location and has took control of the area and scanning the area for any other explosive materials.
Injured are being moved to nearly available hospitals including Mayo Hospital and Ganga Ram Hospital.
A person can be seen near the affected area and he slowly came to Ajj Tv’s DSNG van and suddenly the explode happened. Video is coming soon below.
A group of pharmaceutical manufacturers were doing this protest since morning and DIG traffic Lahore and SSP were trying to sort out the matter whole day and then blast happened. Most of the injured and martyred are Police officers.
Update 2: Vehicle of CCPO Lahore is damaged in the blast.
Samaa TV claims that it was a suicide bomb blast. PM Nawaz Sharif condemns the attacks.
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has very strongly condemned the blast that occurred at Charing Cross Lahore.
— PML(N) (@pmln_org) February 13, 2017