Blast caused by explosives in scrap pipe
A man was killed in an explosion at a scrap warehouse in Karachi's SITE Area on Friday afternoon.
The man was a labourer and was trying to dismantle a generator with a hammer when it exploded, according to the Keamari SP.
The Bomb Disposal Squad has said that the blast was caused by explosives.
Experts said a scrap pipe had 400 to 500 grammes of explosives in it and exploded when the victim hit it with the hammer.
A chemical report will reveal the intensity of the explosives.