Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Rawalpindi, Pakistan--10 April 1988

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 26 November 2017

Date: 10 April 1988

Location: Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Type of event: accident


A series of explosions on 10 April 1988 in a munitions depot in Pakistan killed 150 and injured 3,000; while initially attributed to sabotage, it was later concluded to be accidental.

Consequences: 150 killed, 3,000 injured


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