LAHORE: Funeral prayer of martyred police officials have been offered, newsone reported.
Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif also participated in the funeral prayer.
Atleast nine people including five police officials had been martyred and 31 more were injured Wednesday in a Suicide explosion reported at Raiwind area of Lahore.
According to NewsOne, the explosion took place close to a police checkpost, near the vehicle of a deputy superintendent of police. Injured people were shifted to THQ and Jinnah hospital Lahore.
According to DIG operations Haider Ashraf, Law enforcement agencies were the main target. The bomb exploded when the police were changing guards at the checkpoint just outside an annual religious congregation, where nearly 80,000 people were in attendance.