LAHORE, Pakistan Feb 23 A blast at a market in
Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore killed at least one person on
Thursday and wounded eight, a rescue official told Reuters.
The cause of the explosion was not immediately clear.
Initial reports on Pakistani television channel Geo News
said a generator had exploded but reports at the scene
speculated that a bomb had gone off, based on the extent of the
Pakistan has been struck by a wave of terrorist attacks in
recent weeks, killing at least 130 people across the country and
leaving hundreds wounded.
(Reporting by Mubashir Bukhari; Writing by Saad Sayeed; Editing
by Nick Macfie)