| GEO Pakistan|
| Suicide blast near Sarwar Chowke in Muzaffargarh|
| Updated at: 1030 PST, Thursday, March 04, 2010|
MUZAFFARGARH: A suicide explosion occurred near Sarwar Shaheed Chowke in Muzaffargarh, Geo news reported.
The explosion was reportedly took place late on Wednesday night, which was initially taken for an electricity transformer blast, sources suspected.
According to sources, police contingents have cordoned off the area while the dead body of an unknown person was also found from the blast site.
Police have launched investigation into incident, saying they suspect the explosion happened while the suspected militant was preparing a suicide jacket, sources told media.
The deceased person was reportedly hailing from Dera Ismael Khan (DIK), sources said further.
A National Identity Card (NIC) reading as Hashim Khan was also seized from the blast place, witnesses and security forces said.