LAHORE: Suicide blast in Raiwind leaves 20 injured, five policemen and four citizens martyred.
Police officers confirmed that it was a suicide blast exploded on Wednesday evening the body parts of the body were found at the site with the destroyed parts of a motorcycle.
According to police, the attack was the target on law enforcement staff. Rescue 1122 shifted the injured in the hospital urgently and Government of Punjab issued the list of injured and martyred citizens.
Raiwind is a place in Lahore, Punjab where thousands of people gather every year for ijtema (congregation). The congregation was happening these days and security officers were present there because people (religious groups) from all over Pakistan attend the Ijtema
Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif condemned the attack.
The injured are shifted to Jinnah Hospital and Tehsil Headquarters Hospital (THQ) in Raiwind.
Suicide bomb has exploded and created the chaos just before, Lahore is about to host two-play-off matches of PSL (Pakistan Super League) 2018 and International Cricket Players are to arrive in order to participate.
Last year before PSL 2017 a bomb exploded at Mall Road Lahore when final match of PSL was to be played at Qaddaffi Stadium.