KARACHI- Five people were injured in a blast that occurred near the Rangers’ vehicle in Baldia Town area of Karachi today.

According to rescue sources, the explosion occurred in Lasi Para area of Baldia Town that injured five people, however, the Rangers personnel fortunately remained unharmed in the blast.

The witnesses stated that a motorcycle was destroyed in the blast and the Rangers’ vehicle was also damaged. Officials said the explosive material was planted in a bike parked near Rangers vehicle.

The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment while security forces cordoned off the explosion site.