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.