Blast in Karachi kills two
[Dawn] At least two people bit the dust on Wednesday after a bomb went
kaboom! near a local restaurant in a busy locality in Bloody Karachi
...formerly the capital of Pakistain, now merely its most important port and financial center. It may be the largest city in the world, with a population of 18 million, most of whom hate each other and many of whom are armed and dangerous...
, Pakistain's commercial capital, DawnNews reported.
According to initial reports, the loud kaboom shook the Muzzafarabad colony area of Landhi, injuring an additional six people.
Eight people were initially said to have been injured. However,
there's no worse danger than telling a mother her baby is ugly...
it was later reported that two of the maimed died while being shifted to the hospital.
Initial reports also suggested that the bomb was placed near the wall of Ghareeb Nawaz hotel, a local restaurant in the busy neighbourhood.
The injured were shifted to Jinnah Hospital.
Posted by: Fred 2012-12-13