Five killed in attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi


At least five people have died after shots were fired at the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi, rescue officials said on Monday.

Policemen and security officials are among those confirmed dead, according to Mohammad Azeem, an official with the Edhi rescue center, a prominent local charity service.
The assailants stormed the building after launching a grenade attack at the main gate to the building.

It is not clear how many assailants are involved or who they are.