KARACHI: At least three persons have been reported injured in a loud blast near Abul Hassan Isphani Road, SAMAA reports.

According to initial unconfirmed report, a powerful blast occurred in Sohrab Goth area near Abul Hassan Isphani Road, leaving at least three persons hurt.

The blast has been caused by a vehicle’s cylinder blast on main Abul Hasssan Isphani Road and at least five persons have sustained injuries, informed sources.

The police and rescue teams have rushed to the blast side and started moving the injured to hospital, added the sources.

The blast has been caused by a rickshaw’s gas cylinder, said SSP of Malir while confirming that a motorbike and rickshaw have been destroyed in the blast.

The injured have been move to hospital for medical assistance. SAMAA