April 11, 2006

21 killed in Karachi blast: hospital

KARACHI (Reuters) - At least 21 people were killed in a
blast at a city park in Pakistan's port city of Karachi on
Tuesday where Sunni Muslim worshippers had gathered to
celebrate the birth aniversary of Prophet Mohammad.

Officials at Karachi's Civil Hospital said they had
received 21 bodies, but television channels reported another
hospital in the southern Pakistani city had received more.