Policemen safe an space round a physique exterior the Pakistan Stock Exchange constructing after a bunch of gunmen attacked the constructing in Karachi on June 29, 2020. – A bunch of gunmen attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi on June 29, based on police and officers from the buying and selling ground.
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Four gunmen attacked the Pakistani Stock Exchange constructing within the metropolis of Karachi on Monday however safety forces quickly killed all of them, police mentioned.
Two different folks have been additionally killed, the navy mentioned.
The gunmen attacked the constructing, which is in a excessive safety zone that additionally homes the pinnacle workplaces of many personal banks, with grenades and weapons, Karachi police chief Ghulam Nabi Memon informed Reuters.
“Four attackers have been killed, they had come in a silver Corolla car,” Memon mentioned.
There was no speedy declare of duty. Pakistan has lengthy been affected by Islamist militant violence however assaults have turn into much less frequent in recent times.
The gunmen initially threw a grenade then opened fireplace on a safety put up exterior the constructing. The 4 have been killed when safety forces posted there responded.
“The situation is still unfolding and management, with the help of security forces, is managing the security and controlling the situation,” the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) mentioned on Twitter.