1000 people in the building: Several Dead in attack on the stock exchange in Karachi

the local police chief Muqaddas Haider said on Monday. With rapid-fire guns the attackers had tried armed into the building. When they met at the entrance to se

1000 people in the building: Several Dead in attack on the stock exchange in Karachi

the local police chief Muqaddas Haider said on Monday. With rapid-fire guns the attackers had tried armed into the building. When they met at the entrance to security forces, they would have detonated a grenade.

The AFP news Agency said a police spokesman, an "unknown number" of attackers had entered the stock market in Pakistan's financial metropolis. Fighting there was, therefore, within and outside of the building. Therefore, the attacker drove a vehicle in front of the stock exchange and threw a grenade at the building. Then they opened fire.

1000 people in the building of the stock exchange of Karachi

On the Videos from the local media was seen as security forces cleared the area around the stock exchange building. Again and again shots and explosions were heard. According to the Reports, around 1,000 distributors and employees were in the building. The port city of Karachi is the largest city of Pakistan and is considered the economic and financial centre of the South Asian country.

Karachi has long been regarded as the focal point of the crime in Pakistan

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Updated Date: 29 June 2020, 20:26

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