8 dead several injured in terrorist attack at Lahore, Pakistan

March 30th, 2009 - 10:46 am ICT by admin  

Eight people were killed and several wounded when gunmen attacked a police training school with hand grenades in Lahore, Pakistan. The attacks started at about 6:30 am during the morning marching practice. Allegedly the police reinforcements came in 2 hours later.

So far there have been reports of 8 explosions. Usually 850 people train at the facility, however the number of personal in the center at the moment is not known. The number of injured is currently estimated to 100 people, no conformations available at the moment. The number of terrorists is not currently known, however there have been reports of terrorists taking hostages. Official sources have denied any similarities to Mumbai attacks.

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