RAWALPINDI: At least one person was killed and seven other people were injured in a blast which took place in a rickshaw on Friday.
The blast took place near a bus station in Pir Wadhai area of Rawalpindi. Nature of the blast could not be ascertained yet.
Police have launched an investigation into the incident. The injured and dead people were being identified at the time of filing of this report.
Central Police Officer Rawalpindi Muhammed Ahsan Younis, senior police officers, bomb disposal squad and huge contingent of police arrived at the site of the blast.
Police said terror element cannot be ruled out, however a final opinion about it could be made after investigation.