One person died and seven others were injured after a blast took place in the city’s Turbat Bazaar area on Tuesday morning.
Police confirmed at least seven were injured when the blast took place in the bazaar. Among the injured, two are said to be in critical condition.
Rescue efforts are underway and the injured have been shifted to a hospital.
The blast took place near a car after which the vehicle caught on fire, confirmed police. A motorcycle near the site of the blast also caught on fire.
Windows of nearby buildings broke due to the intensity of the blast. Law enforcement personnel are trying to ascertain the reason of the blast.
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