Huge explosion took place in the DHA Karachi neighbourhood of Karachi, near Dehli Colony. Several people are feared injured and have been taken to local hospitals.
The blast took place outside Moti Masjid on Choudhry Khaliq-Uz-Zaman Road. Several cars, including two state vehicles, were damaged in the explosion. Eye witnesses said a suicide bomber detonated explosives near the cars.
One of the two vehicles with government registration numbers was identified as that of Saqib Soomro, Secretary Agriculture Sindh. A heavy contingent of police and Rangers officer has reached the blast site and cordoned off the area.