A roadside bomb went off near a vehicle carrying paramilitary rangers in southern Pakistan on Monday, killing a ranger and wounding 11 others, mostly pedestrians, authorities said.
The attack happened in the Orangi neighborhood of the port city of Karachi Eight civilians and three of the rangers were wounded, according to police and the country’s Edhi ambulance service.
Suhai Aziz, a police officer, said the attack targeted the rangers.
No one claimed responsibility but authorities said they were still investigating.
Cracker blast on Rangers Mobile in Orangi Town, several injured.#TOKAlert pic.twitter.com/zwFDp68rxJ
— The Times of Karachi (@TOKCityOfLights) March 15, 2021
Source: The Independent/The Times of Karachi/Twitter