2 Killed in Karachi bomb blast, several injured

KARACHI: Tw0 persons were killed while several others injured in a bomb blast near Indus Plaza in the vicinity of Sohrab Goth Wednesday, police and ambulance sources said.

A police official said bomb was planted in a motorbike, parked outside a vacant building. He said rescue workers have collected parts of human bodies from the scene.

Rescue workers shifted dead and injured persons to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. Rangers and police have cordoned off the area while Bomb Disposal Squad personnel were collecting specimen from the site.

A police official said the first incident of fire cracker attack occurred just half a kilo meter away from the site of bomb blast with a gap of 20 minutes, injuring two persons