15 including 8 security personnel martyred in Quetta blast


QUETTA: At least 15 people embraced martyrdom while 25 others sustained injuries as a blast targeting an army truck rocked Pishin stop in Quetta city on Saturday night.
The blast occurred near a hospital at Pishin bus stop, meters away from Frontier Corps Headquarters.
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) confirmed that at least 15 people including eight security forces’ personnel embraced martyrdom while 25 others were injured in the blast in which a security forces’ vehicle was targeted.
Interior Minister Balochistan Sarfraz Bugti said that it was a huge blast but he could not say anything about the nature of blast.
The blast was so huge that all the cars parked in the area caught fire.
At least 15 injured were moved to Quetta’s Civil Hospital where five of them were said to be in critical condition.
No group has so far claimed responsibility of the attack.


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