Explosion at Imambargah in Karachi, kills woman

Karachi: A woman has been killed while two others were injured as a result of an explosion occurred outside Imambargah at Khalid Bin Waleed Road on Wednesday, media reports.

The explosion took place when two suspected women forcefully tried to enter into Imambargah and police stopped them. When the security staff tried to restrict the women from entering, the explosives carried by one of the women went off with a blast, killing one woman.

The body of the suspected woman has been sent to Jinnah hospital.

According to the sources, police also arrested a suspect from the scene. Police cordoned off the area after the blast for further investigation.