October 25, 2021, 11:20 am
International Desk :
A bomb blast near a Shia procession in Pakistan has killed at least three people and injured 50 others. The incident took place in the town of Bahawalnagar in Punjab province on Thursday.
A senior Pakistani government official in the Punjab province told AFP. Bahawalnagar local police officer Kashif Hossain also confirmed the incident to AFP, saying “the nature of the blast is still unclear. Members of the law enforcement are collecting evidence from the scene.
Pictures of injured, bloodied people lying on the road as a result of the blast have already gone viral on Pakistani social media.