Imran Khan blames India for stock exchange attack

Imran Khan blames India for stock exchange attack
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June 30, 2020 17:33
Imran Khan blames India for stock exchange attack

Prime Minister Imran Khan told parliament he had "no doubt" that India was behind a deadly attack on the stock exchange building in Karachi. Four gunmen attacked the building with grenades and left several dead.

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan told parliament on Tuesday that he believed India was behind Monday'sdeadly attack on the stock exchange building in Karachi.

"There is no doubt that India is behind the attack," Khan said. "For the last two months, my cabinet knew [that there would be an attack]. I had informed my minister. All our agencies were on high alert."

India has denied any involvement in the attack.

Notably, four gunmen attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange building on Monday, killing at least three people, including two guards and one policeman. At the same time, the four assailants were also killed by gunfire.

According to police, the attackers pulled up in a car outside the trading floor and hurled a grenade at the building before opening fire.