The blast has killed at least one person and wounded at least 13, according to Turkish NTV channel. The previous number of victims stood at 7. Local security forces and medical teams responded to the explosion and cordoned off the scene.
The explosion took place at 17:25 local time.
Bursa ulucami önünde patlama şuan 6 yaralı pic.twitter.com/ejrgns9bvt— Nslihn (@nslihnkrdg) 27 апреля 2016 г.
The blast caused panic, the TV channel said.
Bursa'da 17.30 sularında meydana gelen patlamada yaralıların olduğu bölgeye ambulansların yönlendirildiği belirtildi pic.twitter.com/4rOVfQSf0J— Az Önce Oldu (@azonceoldu) 27 апреля 2016 г.
Bursa Heykel ilk Görüntüler pic.twitter.com/m90Xz9UyWf— 12. Adam Tribün® (@EuropaBursaspor) 27 апреля 2016 г.
Local news agency DHA reported citing a security source and a government official that the blast was caused by a 25-year-old female suicide bomber. Governor of Bursa has confirmed the information.