A blast struck the Saddar district of Karachi late Thursday night, killing at least one person and injuring thirteen others.
Several cars were also damaged by the incident, according to Deputy Inspector General (DIG) South Sharjeel Kharal, while the windows of surrounding houses were smashed.
He went on to say that the cause of the bomb is still being determined, and that the injured have been sent to Jinnah Hospital.
All public hospitals in Karachi have been placed on high alert, and sources at the Jinnah Hospital say four people are in critical condition.
According to hospital sources, the victims who were brought to the hospital had been injured by ball bearings.
CCTV Video of Karachi Blast
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