Rawalpindi–Karachi Suicidal Blasts 23 Killed
A blast was reported to have taken place in a Muharram mourning procession on Misrihall road in Rawalpindi, Express News reported. The police sources had told him that the blast took place in the mourning procession near Dhok Saeydan.
President, Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has strongly and PML(N) Chief Nawaz Shrief condemned the bomb blast in Rawalpindi, and expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the unfortunate incident. The Prime Minister directed the concerned authorities to immediately start relief operation and provide best medical treatment to the injured. He directed the concerned authorities to investigate the incident and submit a report in this regard. Bomb disposal squad is trying to defuse the hand grenades.
Earlier, two individuals have been killed and many injured in two blasts in Orangi Town Karachi. In Shahbaz Town Quetta militants targeted FC vehicles and killed 5 persons. the recent sectarian strife has engulfed even those areas which were previously unaffected, largely because of the interference of hostile agencies and emergence of organized terrorists group along sectarian lines. In this regard CIA, RAW, Mossad,MI-6 and intelligence agencies of certain Islamic countries’ hands seem to be involved in promoting violence in Pakistan. The blasts waves in Pakistan reveal that foreign sponsored elements have been activated with a view to spread sectarian violence in Pakistan at the occasion of “D Eight Conference”. Thus, there is a need to show solidarity and political leaders should come out and condemn the anti Pakistan elements. Pakistani religious leaders should give statements against TTP and their sponsored who are being played in the foreign hands and giving live losses to the peaceful and innocent citizens.