Journalists injured in Karachi bomb blast

APRIL 11, 2006
Posted: April 25, 2006

Aziz Ahmed, GEO TV
Imran Ali, Ryassat Karachi
Mazhar Hussain, GEO TV
Shoab Hussan, Kainat newspaper
Javed Jaija, Kawish Daily
Danish Khan, ARY One TV
Usman Shareef, APNA TV
Qayyum Sheikh, Qaumi Akhbar
Shakir Suleman, Jura’at Karachi

Five photographers, three cameramen and a driver were injured in a bomb blast at Karachi’s Nashter Park while covering the ceremony of Eid-e-Miladun Nabi, as compiled by the Pakistan Press Foundation. News reports say between 45 and 57 people died in the explosion and more than 100, including the journalists, were injured.