Blast rattles Islamabad police station

March 23rd, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, March 23 (IANS) A powerful explosion Monday evening rattled a Special Branch police station here in what is thought to be a suicide attack, Geo TV reported.
Eyewitnesses said smoke was coming out of the police station, located in the capital’s Sitara Market, after the blast, which was so loud that it shattered windowpanes of the surrounding buildings.

The injured were being shifted to nearby hospitals and the police have cordoned off the area.

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