There has been a severe bomb blast in front of the Lahore High Court, as being reported by the news channels. The blast was severe enough to cause multiple casualties and inflict damage on nearby buildings. Several cars have also been badly damaged. This was the location of the lawyers rally today. Details are sketchy at the moment, and the amount of lives lost are not known. Several policemen have also been hurt badly.
Update 245 pm : 22 dead, 70 injured, attack was carried out by a suicide bomber. Many of the dead are policemen.
(Pic and news credit BBC)