At least 72 people were victims of a terrorist attack in the southern province of Pakistan Sindh, at least 250 people were injured, reports the News.
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The explosion occurred in the city of Sehwan-Sharif on the site of the mausoleum of Sufi philosopher and poet of Lala Shahbaz Kalandar. It happened when a large number of followers of Sufism have made here a traditional ritual.
Initially it was reported about 50 victims.
The explosion occurred in the attack of a suicide bomber. Responsibility for the attack claimed by the terrorist group “Jamaat-ul-Ahrar” and “Islamic state” (banned in Russia).
The previous major terrorist attack in Pakistan occurred in the city of Lahore on February 13. His victims were half a dozen people, nearly 70 were wounded. Responsibility for explosion was assumed by the division of the radical movement “Taliban” “Jamaat-ur-Ahrar”.