At Least 20 Injured in Raiwind Explosion: Police

LAHORE: At least 20 people, including five police personnel, were injured Wednesday in an explosion in Raiwind area of Lahore, police said.

The explosion took place close to a police checkpost, near the vehicle of a deputy superintendent of police.

Rescue officials said the injured were being shifted to the hospital.

Police officials said it could be a cylinder explosion, but the exact nature of the blast was yet to be ascertained.

This is a developing story and will be updated as further reports are received.

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