Suicide Blast CCTV Footage Lal Shahbaz Qalandar
At least 40 killed as suicide bomber targets worshippers performing ritual, the latest in a series of attacks. An explosion at a shrine in southern Pakistan has killed and wounded dozens of people.
Medical workers told Al Jazeera that at least 40 people were killed in the blast, and at least 60 were injured. The explosion went off at the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Sufi shrine in the town of Sehwan in Sindh province as a ritual was being performed.
Sikandar Mandhro, Sindh’s health minister, told Al Jazeera: “There was a huge crowd gathered there for the [religious gathering] at the shrine, and there was a very big explosion.”