Sukkur: Pipeline damaged in explosion
SUKKUR: A 16-inch diameter gas pipeline laid from Sui to Shikarpur was blown up near Naseer Canal near Thull late on Monday. The pipeline was blown up with an explosion.
The deputy chief engineer operation SSGC of Shikarpur rushed to the spot. After inspecting the site he told newsmen that the pipeline was not carrying gas and was laid as an alternative gas line.
The SPO of Thull, Asghar Ali Shah, termed the incident an act of sabotage. He said that the matter would be investigated and culprits would be arrested.