KARACHI: Three blasts and heavy gunfire have been reported near PAF base Faisal located along Sharea Faisal.
According to initial reports a hand grenade was used in the attack and an attacker has been killed. Heavy gunfire was also reported after the explosion. An eyewitness said that the blast took place near the gate of Faisal Base.
Police, rangers and rescue had reached the site of the blast.
Ambulances were seen rushing toward the base following the powerful blasts that were heard across a wide radius.
Smoke can be seen billowing from the base.