Security Alert – U.S. Consulate Lahore, Pakistan

Location:  Data Darbar Shrine, Lahore, Pakistan


Event: An explosion has been reported in the vicinity of the Data Darbar Shrine in Lahore.  There are reports of several casualties and injuries.  Effective immediately, U.S. Consulate Lahore personnel movements have been restricted.


Consulate Operations:  Consulate operations are normal.


Actions to Take:


  • Avoid the area of Data Darbar
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Avoid crowds
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Keep a low profile
  • Notify friends and family of your safety
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Review your personal security plans




U.S. Embassy Islamabad, Pakistan

+(92)(51) 201-4000


U.S. Consulate General Karachi

+(92)(21) 3527 5000


U.S. Consulate General Lahore

+(92) (42) 3603 4000


U.S. Consulate General Peshawar

+(92) (91) 526 8800


State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444


Pakistan  Country Information


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