At Least 3 Killed in Lahore Explosion:
On Wednesday, a bomb explosion happened in the Johar Town area of Lahore. At least three people were killed, and the blast caused extensive damage to homes and cars.
At least three killed and 21 injured resulted in the Lahore explosion. According to a medical clinic spokesperson. Some individuals, including children, are in critical condition.
According to Punjab Police General Inam Ghani (VBIED), the explosion happened via a vehicle-borne ad-libbed touch device. Fahim Ahmad told Reporters that a car left outside a home had exploded, setting fire to other vehicles and bikes.
Ghani said, “Some police officers guarding a specified position near the imprisoned leader of Jamaat-ud-Dawa, Hafiz Saeed, also injured.”
CTD Punjab is investigating today's unfortunate terrorist act. We will ensure professional investigation outside the clamour of the media. This way we will be able to stop exposing the progress to the terrorist and HIAs. I hope our media will understand and cooperate with us.
— Inam Ghani QPM & Bar, PSP (@InamGhani) June 23, 2021
Police are looking into whether the bomb was remote-controlled or part of a suicide assault plot. Despite the police’s stated location, Ghani believes that the car may have arrived at Saeed’s home.
Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar took notice of the explosion. Buzdar ordered the IG to investigate and report on the incident. “We will prosecute those responsible for the explosion,” he tweeted.
پنجاب حکومت جوہر ٹاون دھماکے میں جاں بحق افراد کے لواحقین اور زخمیوں کے ساتھ کھڑی ہے- دھماکے کے ذمہ دار قانون کی گرفت سے نہیں بچ پائیں گے!
ایڈیشنل آئی جی CTD کی سربراہی میں واقعےکی تحقیقات جاری ہیں اور زخمیوں کو بہترین طبی سہولیات کی فراہمی کےلیے وزیر صحت خود فیلڈ میں موجود ہیں۔
— Usman Buzdar (@UsmanAKBuzdar) June 23, 2021
Buzdar also instructed the concerned professionals on how to provide the best clinical treatment to the injured.