Karachi: Grenade attack on Seminary claims three lives

KARACHI: As many as three seminary students were killed and eleven others were injured in a grenade attack on a madrasah on the outskirts of Karachi, Aaj News reported on Monday.

According to initial reports, unknown miscreants on motorbike threw multiple hand grenades on a mosque and adjacent madrasah located in Frontier Colony in Karachi’s SITE area.

11 people including 6 students were reportedly injured in the blast yet. They were rushed to civil hospital where three of the boys died during treatment, three of the injured are said to be in critical conditions. The students are aged between 8 and 12 years.

Soon after the incident, the Law-enforcing agencies cordoned off the area and called the bomb disposal squad.