CM Usman Buzdar orders inquiry into Lahore blast
LAHORE: Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Usman Buzdar has ordered an inquiry into the blast that happened near Data Darbar in Lahore today.
As per details, the CM has called for a high-level meeting to discuss the law and order situation in the city while he has also cancelled his Sargodha and Sheikhupura visits.
Earlier today, a suicide attack targeted a vehicle of police elite force in the immediate vicinity of Data Darbar in Lahore.
Rescue 1122 officials and police officers reached to the spot along with a heavy convoy of police forces and began operation and investigation, respectively.
The wounded persons were shifted to nearby hospitals, where an emergency has been imposed, for their treatment. Some of the patients are said to be critical.
The explosion took place close to police vehicles near Gate 2 of Data Darbar. One of the vehicles was completely destroyed.