Ummid Assistant

Exam time: Dial a helpline to overcome stress

IGNOU launches value education programme for teachers

Welcome Guest! You are here: Home International

Grenade attack at Imran's rally, ten injured

Friday February 10, 2012 08:22:27 PM, IANS

Related Articles

Imran Khan started tsunami in Pakistan politics, says deputy

After holding a mammoth rally in Lahore that stunned foes and admirers alike, former cricket icon Imran Khan is looking to make "a 180 degree turn" in Pakistan's corruption-ridden politics, said  

Former Pak foreign minister Qureshi joins Imran Khan's party

Islamabad: Ten people, including four police personnel, were injured in a grenade attack and firing at a rally of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan in Swabi area of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province Friday.

Imran, increasingly emerging as the central piece in Pakistan's politics, escaped unhurt as he had already left the venue when the attack occurred.

According to the Geo News, a police vehicle was targeted with two hand grenades following a rally of Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) rally. Four police officers and six civilians were injured in the attack.

Police opened retaliatory fire following the explosions. The area was cordoned off and a bomb disposal squad reached the site.

Imran, who heads the Tehreek-e-Insaf, later said he was unhurt and safe, as the attack took place after he had already left the rally's venue.


 



 


 

 

 

 

Bookmark and Share

Home | Top of the Page

Comments

Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.ummid.com

Comments powered by DISQUS

i

i

 

 

 

Top Stories

Indian Army chief withdraws age row petition

Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh Friday withdrew his petition demanding that his birth date be treated as May 10, 1951. His lawyer said the .  

Now Supreme Court raps government over army chief's age row

Government, army chief set for legal battle

 

  Most Read

Resigned almost at gunpoint, says ousted Maldives President Nasheed

With the crisis in the Maldives deepening as defiant former president Mohamed Nasheed alleged a coup, India has stepped  

Arrest Nasheed: Maldives court

Hundreds killed in Homs; wounded denied medical care: HRW

Since February 3, 2012, the attacks have killed more than 300 persons in the city and wounded hundreds others, including women and children, Human Rights Watch quoting Syrian monitoring groups said in its report released February 09. No adequate medical assistance is available  

 

  News Pick

BJP makes Karnataka turf for scandals and self-goals

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to be turning Karnataka from its 'gateway to the south' into its playground for scandals and self-goals. As of now scams outnumber self-goals but both appear to impact the party with the  

Rights group demands probe into Assam starvation deaths

A human rights group in Assam has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh 

Tea Labourers dying of hunger in Assam

Jamia Millia Islamia to build hostel for Kashmiri students

The Jamia Millia Islamia is building a hostel for students from Jammu and Kashmir as part of confidence building measures for the people from the troubled-state. An agreement regarding this was signed Thursday 

 

Picture of the Day

New Delhi,27 Jan 2012-IGNOU Vice-Chancellor M Aslam receiving the "Best teaching practices Award" from noted film director Prakash Jha at the India Today Aspire education summit 2012,in New Delhi on Friday. Also in picture India Today Group's Rekha Puri.

(Photo: IANS/Amlan Paliwal)

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

RSS  |  Contact us

 

| Quick links

News

 

Subscribe to

Ummid Assistant

 

National

Science & Technology

RSS

Scholarships

About us

International

Health

Twitter

Government Schemes

Feedback

Regional

History

Facebook

Education

Register

Politics

Opinion

Newsletter

Contact us

Business

Career

Education

     

 

 

Ummid.com: Disclaimer | Terms of Use | Advertise with us | Link Exchange

Ummid.com is part of the Awaz Multimedia & Publications providing World News, News Analysis and Feature Articles on Education, Health. Politics, Technology, Sports, Entertainment, Industry etc. The articles or the views displayed on this website are for public information and in no way describe the editorial views. The users are entitled to use this site subject to the terms and conditions mentioned.

2010 Awaz Multimedia & Publications. All rights reserved.