KARACHI: At least 16 people killed when a blast ripped. Through a nearby building in Sindh’s capital Karachi’s Sher Shah district, police said.
According to detailed information. An explosion near Sher Shah-Paracha-Chowk in Karachi severely damage a nearby building. Rescue sources said the explosion killed 16 people and injured 16 more.
The explosion also damage several vehicles. And rescue operations are be carry out at the scene. By ambulances and other rescue teams. Police officers and rangers are also present at the scene.
According to Police Report about Karachi gas leakage blast
Police say the explosion can cause by a gas leak into the sewers. But a bomb disposal team was called in to determine the nature of the explosion. The nature of the explosion will determine. After a report from the bomb disposal team.
Talking to the media, the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of South Sharjeel Kharal express that 16 people kill and 16 others wound in the blast. And rescue operations were always going on.
DIG South said that according to the report, the explosion was caused by a gas leak, saving lives was the priority. The bank was located in the damaged building.
On the other hand, Sindh Chief Minister Sayed Murad Ali Shah drew attention to the explosion in Sher Shah and ordered the Karachi Commissioner to investigate. The Chief Minister said that police officer should also be included in the investigation so that every aspect can be investigated.
Expressing deep sorrow over the deaths caused by the explosion. He ordered the Minister of Health to immediately provide the necessary premises in the Civil Hospital.
The Chief Minister also order the administration. To get to the hospital. And the facility and provide all possible assistance to the victims.
Sindh Governor Imran Ismail also express grief over the loss of life in the blast. And instruct medical aid to provide to the injured persons. He also demand a detail report from the Karachi Extra IG and the Karachi Commissioner.