Cop injured in cracker attack on police vanSeptember 12, 2014
KARACHI: Unknown bike riders hurled a cracker on a police-mobile van of Taimuria police in Shadman No-1 area on Saturday. According to police, unidentified assailants riding motorcycles attacked the police van with a cracker at Shadman No-1 near Erum Shopping Centre, Sakhi Hassan area in North Nazimabad.
Police officials confirmed that a policeman Tahir Farooq son of Mohammad Alam was injured and a vehicle standing nearby was damaged in the blast. The injured cop was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for treatment.
Police called additional contingents of security forces and Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) at the spot and cordoned off the area, immediately. Further investigation was under way.