LAHORE: At least 65 people lost their live and more than 250 injured in suicide attack carried out in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park of Iqbal Town on Sunday evening around 6:30 pm, the responsibility of attack was claimed by Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan Jamaatul Ahrar.
Emergency has been imposed in the hospitals of Lahore, the death toll may be rise according to reports.
Senior cabinet member of provincial government of Punjab Khawaja Salman Rafiq said, “Ball Bearings have been used in the blast. Terrorists are targeting the innocent people
CM Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has announced 3 days mourning over Gulshan e Iqbal incident.
President Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and all heads of major political parties have condemned the attack.
Condemnation over attack coming from around the world including Indian PM Modi.