Hand grenade attack in Karachi leaves one dead

KARACHI: At least a man was killed and another injured when a transporter’s house located in the city area of Metroville was attacked with hand grenade around midnight, Aaj News reported on Tuesday.

According to details, some unidentified miscreants threw a hand grenade outside the residence of a transporter based in Metroville and ran away. The hand grenade blew up with a loud bang, injuring two persons.

Soon after the incident, the injured were shifted to hospital, where one of them succumbed to injuries.

The blast triggered panic around the area.

Meanwhile, police cordoned off the area and started investigations into the incident.