Three Rangers personnel were killed and four others injured as a targeted blast hit the Gulistan-e-Jauhar area of Karachi, Pakistan. 9th December 2011
Three Rangers personnel succumbed to injuries while four others got hurt in the blast that occurred in the Gulistan-e-Jauhar area of Karachi, Photo by Yasir Kazmi, December 9, 2011, Karachi, Pakistan.
The bomb was planted near Safura Chaowrangi where Rangers vehicle was targeted. As a result of blast, three Rangers men were martyred while four others sustained injuries who were later shifted to CMH Malir for medical aid. The explosion also affected the Rangers’ van.
Police investigations have further revealed that IED unidirectional bombs were used in the attacks which are the same explosives which have been used in attacks in Afghanistan.