Lahore: One person was killed and six others were wounded on Saturday when a blast ripped through in Lahore, said police.
According to sources the blast occured in Jama Mosque’s Ali Murtaza Centre during Khatm e Nabuwat conference. The blast took place behind the stage claimed live of a man who was said to be Qari. Rescue officials said that body of the deceased and other wounded were shifted to Jinnah Hospital.
Renowed religious scholars Hafiz Talha Saeed, Hafiz Abdul Ghaffar Madni and other ulemas were supposed to attend the conference. But when the blast took place, luckily none of the above ulemas were on the stage .