At least five people were killed after terrorists attacked Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi on Monday. According to the Pakistan media, seven others were injured after terrorists stormed the Pakistan Stock Exchange building and opened indiscriminate fire. All four terrorists have been gunned down, the Pakistan police have said, adding the militants had launched a grenade attack at the main gate of the building and stormed the building after firing indiscriminately.
People have been evacuated from inside the building, while one police officer and a security guard were among those injured in the attack at the Pakistan Stock Exchange building in Karachi.The areas surrounding the Pakistan Stock Exchange building have been sealed and police personnel are present at the spot.
“An unfortunate incident took place at the Pakistan Stock Exchange. They made their way from our parking area and opened fire on everyone,” said Abid Ali Habib, Director Pakistan Stock Exchange. The firing by militants caused panic among the people in the building.