Two vehicles burnt in gas cylinder blast in Karachi

KARACHI: A blast took place at Tariq Road area of Karachi and subsequent fire burnt down two vehicles in one of the busy market places of the metropolis on Tuesday.

Police claimed that it was cylinder blast which occurred in a vacant plot located on Khalid Bin Walid road of Tariq Road.

Two of the vehicles parked on the plot caught fire following the blast as police and rescue teams arrived at the site and called fire tenders to extinguish the blaze.

No causalities were reported in the incident.