Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack: 6 Innocent Die
Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack: The world might be collectively fighting from the invisible coronavirus enemy, but that doesn’t mean it is free from the haunting clutches of terrorism yet.
Details of the Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack
The incident took place at the Pakistan Stock Exchange and has taken over eleven lives. Out of those, four of them were security guards, one policeman, and one bystander. They were shot at and a grenade was thrown. The attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange lasted for around 8 minutes. The four terrorists were neutralized by the security forces. However, within 8 minutes, 6 innocent lives were lost. According to the Karachi police, modern automatic weapons along with explosives were recovered from the attackers, including AK47s, and magazines
History of Terror attacks in Pakistan
The Pakistan Stock Exchange attack is not the first major terror attack in Pakistan. Pakistan, which is regarded as a factory manufacturing terrorist have never been able to protect itself from terror attacks. Though Pakistan has been blamed for exporting terrorists all around the world, especially India, the same terrorists have hurt them every now and then.
- On 16 December 2014, six terrorists attacked on the Army Public School in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar killing 149 people including 132 schoolchildren, ranging between eight and eighteen years of age making it the world’s fourth deadliest school massacre
- In 2018, At least 149 people, including the Balochistan Awami Party candidate Nawabzada Siraj Raisani, were killed and 186 others injured when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in Mastung in the Pakistani province of Balochistan
Terrorism has not spared the nation that manufactures terrorism. Here is few data related to terrorist attacks in Pakistan in recent years.
From Pakistan to Afghanistan to India, the innocent lives have always been the victim of terrorist attacks. Governments of every country blame each other for the attack and then in few days or a month everything is thrown into cold storage. Terrorism will not end unless the governments of respective countries agree to talk rather than fight. Every country needs to come together to fight against the common enemy of humanity, Terrorism.
Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack: From India to Pakistan to Afghanistan- Terrorism Spares None