60 killed in bomb attack at Shiite mosque in Pakistan
January 31 , 2015
At least 60 people have been killed and dozens wounded in a bomb blast at a mosque in Pakistan.
The blast took place during Friday prayers at a Shiite mosque in Shikarpur town of Sindh province.
Pakistan has been hit by sectarian violence in the past few years, with Shia Muslims often being the target of attacks by Sunni militant groups.
An estimated 400 people were present in the mosque when the bomb exploded, media reports said.