According to police, unidentified persons hurled a hand grenade at a shop in the Micro area of Burari, which exploded, injuring seven people. Two of the injured were children.
The injured were rushed to Bolan Medical Complex and Civil Hospital for treatment. Police cordoned off the area after the incident and launched an investigation.
Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal condemned the attack and called for a report of the incident and directed the IG police to tighten the security arrangements in the city.