5 Including Security Official Injured In Quetta Blast
A blast on Qambrani Road in Quetta has injured at least 5 people including a security official. Balochistan government spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani said that police have surrounded the site of the incident.
Rescue teams shifted the injured to Civil Hospital.
Dawn quoted SP Sariab Akhlaqullah Tarar as saying that the blast was caused by an improvised explosive device (IED) planted at the side of the road.
The provincial government’s spokesman strongly condemned the blast on Twitter.
“Police and other security agencies have surrounded the area. Directions have been issued to the hospital administration to take care of the injured,” he tweeted.
More to follow