Suicide blast targeting police vehicle kills 10 and injures 35 in Quetta today (Monday).
At least 10 people lost lives in a suicide blast that targeted a police vehicle in southwestern Pakistan on Monday, officials said.
The martyrs also included two police personnel.
Reuters reported that according to the hospital they had received 10 bodies so far and 35 injured in Civil Hospital.
Suicide blast targeting police vehicle kills 10
Meanwhile, a senior police official confirmed death of two police personnel due to suicide bombing.
The terrorists made their presence feel after Prime Minister Imran Khan insisted Monday that Pakistan no longer a militant safe haven.
Quetta Deputy Inspector General Abdul Razzaq Cheema said that explosion that occurred near the Quetta Press Club on Shahrah-i-Adalat.
However, it also damaged several vehicles parked in the vicinity.
Later, security personnel cordoned off the area and are conducting a search operation.
Meanwhile, Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan asked IGP to give a report within 24 hours.
While taking notice of the incident, Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed grief over the loss of human lives.
Balochistan Governor Amanullah Khan Yasinzai also condemned the blast and said: “Such a cowardly attack can’t weaken the morale of the nation and the security forces.”