| GEO Pakistan|
| Islamabad suicide blast kills 6 security men|
| Updated at: 2032 PST, Saturday, April 04, 2009|
ISLAMABAD: Six security men were killed and several others injured in a suicide blast near check post of Frontier Corps (FC) in Sector F-7/3 Margala Road, Islamabad on Saturday, Geo News reported.
SSP Tahir Alam said security men were taking dinner when the attacker entered the check post and blew himself up, killing six of the security men and injuring several others.
He denied any exchange of fire, saying the security men fired in the air to scare away any other attackers.
Police has cordoned off the area.
The injured have been brought to Poly Clinic Hospital.
The incident has set off panic among area residents.