Karachi: Overnight blast in PECHS, no casualties reported

KARACHI: A powerful blast rocked the metropolis area of Mehmoodabad in Tuesday’s wee hours; however, no casualties were reported in the sabotage activity by some unknown miscreants.

The explosion took place outside a shop located in E-market located in PECHS block-6.

The blast was so powerful that a car parked nearby was damaged and windowpanes of nearby building were smashed. The police sources said a transport company’s office was an apparent target of the attack.

Police sources said the explosion was caused by hand grenade.