Series of blasts rock Karachi: two killed, many injured

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7 Jul, 2008

Five blasts in various areas of Karachi killed two people and injured at least 30 people on Monday evening.
In Orangi Town area of Kasba, a bomb blew up, which injured several people. Of these critically injured, two succumbed to injuries and passed away.
In Orangi Town area of Banars Chowk, two relatively smaller bomb blasts took place in which at least 23 people were injured.
The injured have been shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital.
Another bomb exploded in Shara-e-Noor Jahan police station, injuring at least nine people.
According to the reports, the bomb was planted in a car parked at the Shara-e-Noor Jahan.
Another bomb blast occurred near Ziaud Din Hospital, injuring various people, who were being shifted to hospital.
Police and the Rangers have been put on high alert after the incident. The emergency has been declared in nearly all the hospitals.