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14 July, Tuesday

Terrorists attack Pakistan Stock Exchange, 5 killed

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Five persons including two terrorists were killed when terrorists attacked Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) in Karachi on Monday, hurled a hand grenade, and engaged in a fight with the security forces, EDNews.net reports citing the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency.

Besides, three persons including policemen also suffered injuries in the PSX attack which was foiled by the security forces.

Sources said that four terrorists in the guise of security guards entered the Pakistan Stock Exchange building in Karachi on Monday morning. They also hurled a hand grenade outside the trading hall.

In retaliation, the security forces killed all four terrorists. However, in the exchange of fire and grenade attack, a few persons were also killed while security forces among three persons received wounds.

The economic expert Muzzammil Aslam told media that around 2,000 people were inside the PSX building when terrorists stormed it.

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