Karachi: At least two persons were killed in a bomb blast near Guru Mandar area of Karachi on Wednesday.
Rescue sources a double cabin vehicle was targeted in Guru Mandar area in the limits of Jamshed Quarters police, resulting in death of at least 2 persons and injuries to eight other people.
The bodies and removed to hospital. Initial reports said a Pakistan Peoples’ Party PPP Karachi leader Bilal Shaikh, a security officer of President Asif Zardari, was amongst the victims. Police and other law enforcing agencies cordoned off the area and began further probe.