Pakistan, Karachi Updates : After the blast in Abbas town on Sunday, Today is mourning day in Karachi, while due to blast 45 killed and 140 injured, E Pakistan News Reported.
Local government of the sindh declares Monday as a day of mourning and educational institutions, business and other markets closed today.
The Jafria Alliance had also called for a strike for today which was backed by the Majlis-i-Wahdat-i-Muslimeen and other Shia organisations. “There will be no public transport on the roads today,” said Karachi Transporters Ittehad chief Irshad Bokhari.
All-Karachi Tajir Ittehad (AKTI) President Atiq Mir also said shopping centres and malls as well as other business activity would remain suspended.
Most petrol pumps and filling stations were shut across the city. The Sindh Assembly session scheduled for March 4 (today) was also postponed for two days in the wake of the blast.