Gunmen attack Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi: police

29 June 2020 - 10:20 By AFP
Members of the Crime Scene Unit of Karachi Police prepare to survey the site of an attack at the Pakistan Stock Exchange entrance in Karachi June 29, 2020.
Members of the Crime Scene Unit of Karachi Police prepare to survey the site of an attack at the Pakistan Stock Exchange entrance in Karachi June 29, 2020.
Image: REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

A group of gunmen attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi Monday, according to police and officials from the trading floor with fighting ongoing.

"An unknown number of attackers are in or around the stock exchange, firing," a Karachi police spokesman told AFP.

The stock exchange also confirmed the attack in a separate statement.

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