JNN 28 Dec 2010 Karachi : At least 15 students were injured in a blast by a Bomb Planted near the site of Namaz Organized by Imamia Students Organisation (ISO) near Cafeteria Of the Karachi University.
The Blast created Panic in the Karachi University Campus. The Injured were rushed to the Hospitals, where they were treated . Out of 15 students , 4 were critically injured , rest were discharged after giving them First Aid. According to JNN’s Correspondent , ISO have repeated reminded the Administration for the fool proof security of the Namazi’s , after the attacks on Islamic University , and other attacks , in view of the detoriating Law and Order situation of the country and specially in Karachi .
DIG East Commander Shaukat has said Blast occurred at the Prayer Place in Cafetaria. He said the explosion was caused by a cracker in which 4 persons were critically injured .
According to SSP Naeem Sheikh it was a Parcel Bomb . Heavy contingents of Police and Rangers with rescue team rushed to the scene and started to move the injured to the Hospitals.
2 injured Wajid Hussain and Irfan Haider were shifted to Patel Hospital they were in serious condition, while 2 other injured Molana Meer Abbas and Israr Hussain were shifted to Jinnah Hospital.
The Initial Reports described that the bomb was hidden in a small Parcel & it Blasted during the Zuhr Prayer at a Place between the Mosque and the Cafetaria, Near Arts Lobby.
The University Administration cancelled all the papers. After the Blast fear and harassment Prevailed among the students & the University staff.
Governor Sindh Has ordered an inquiry of the Incident .
After the Blast a committee of the ISO also met the Vice Chancellor of the Karachi University and demanded for a safe and a Permanent Place for the Prayer for the Shia Students and the Staff Members of the Karachi University , on which he assured them of an early action in this regard.