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List of attacks on polling stations in Pakistan

Last modified: 11 May 2013 08:47

Attacks on polling stations so far: 

KARACHI, SINDH PROVINCE: At least 2 people killed and 12 injured in an attack at a polling station in Karachi, Landhi area exact location Dawood Chowrangi. There was a camp of the Awami National Party there. The ANP has been the most vocal anti-Taliban political party and has been targeted the most by the armed group in recent years. Many of their leaders have been assassinated across the country. Two people were also injured when gunmen opened fire at another polling station. (Local reports say at least 10 people dead and 30 injured. We're waiting on confirmation.) 

CHARSADA, KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA PROVINCE: Explosion at ANP political office. No other details at this time.

JAMRUD, KHYBER AGENCY, FEDERALLY ADMINISTERED TRIBAL AREAS: A polling station has been blown up in Jamrud town in Jamrud district.

SWABI, KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA PROVINCE: A polling station has also been blown up in Swabi district.