The bomb attack on the office of Pakistan's Awami National Party in Karachi has killed 11 people and wounded 35, Reuters has reported.
At least two people were wounded in a pair of blasts that followed the initial explosion, while local media reported gunfire in the city.
His should be a stable government for he will not need any other party bloc to form a coalition; a few independents will do.
Nawaz Sharif appears to have completed an astonishing political comeback in Pakistan's general election.
After an invigorating election campaign, voters here in Pakistan have decided to stick with the familiar by electing Nawaz Sharif.