Low intensity blasts rock Lahore, Peshawar

Low-intensity bomb blasts rocked the Pakistani cities of Lahore and Peshawar on Monday though there were no casualties, police said.

Last Updated: Sep 07, 2010, 00:41 AM IST

Lahore/Peshawar: Low-intensity bomb blasts
rocked the Pakistani cities of Lahore and Peshawar on Monday
though there were no casualties, police said.

Three blasts occurred in the Township area of Lahore
late tonight. One bomb went off outside the home of a Deputy
Superintendent of Police, destroying his car.

Another blast occurred outside the office of a bomb
disposal unit, destroying a wall, while the third explosion
went off outside the Minhaj-ul-Quran University, where a large
number of people gather during the Islamic holy month of
Ramzan.

In Peshawar, a bomb went off outside a private
residence in Gulshanabad Colony. Police cordoned off the area
and blocked roads. Policemen and experts of the bomb disposal
squad conducted a search.

PTI