Police has received the final forensic report of Defence Z-block market blast, reported Waqt News.

According to the report, the blast in the DHA market was not a terrorist attack, it was an “accident”.

"The forensic report has cited gas cylinders as the cause of the blast, and there are no signs of terrorism at site," police stated. 

“Detailed FIR of the accident has been registered in police station of Defence A,” officials stated.

Police officials have further stated that a committee under DIG investigation has been established. “The committee will investigate the incident from every angle,” officials added.

“The responsible of  accident will be dealt with iron hands,” officials said.

At least 10 people were killed in a blast in Lahore Defence Z-Block market. The nature of the blast was initially unclear and the CTD earlier called it a ‘explosive material blast’ but later changed the statement. CTD chairman told media that gas cylinders were cause of the blast.