Two injured in Karachi explosion

August 23rd, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Aug 23 (Xinhua) Two people were injured in an explosion in the Pakistani port city of Karachi Saturday, Dawn TV reported. The explosion occurred on Shara-e-Faisal road when a remote-controlled device planted on a bicycle went off, the TV channel quoted the police as saying.

Several vehicles have been damaged in the explosion, the police said, adding that the blast site had been cordoned off.

There was no immediate claim for the blast.

A blast earlier Saturday killed about 20 in country’s northwest Swat valley when a suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden car into a police station.

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