Quetta: 2 killed, 8 injured in mine blast
QUETTA: Two people were killed and eight injured in a landmine blast at the Rharatshrim area of Musakel on Thursday.
According to official sources, a private car hit a landmine planted by terrorists in the Rharatshrim area. The vehicle exploded, killing two people instantly, while eight others sustained splinter injures.
Police arrived at the crime scene and the bodies and injured were shifted to a nearby hospital. The deceased have been identified as Farooq and Irfan and those injured as Syed Ghulam, Muhammad Roshan, Arshad, Tariq, Arif and Sohail.
The injured were referred to the Dera Ghazi Khan hospital for treatment. The car that belonged to a private company was completely destroyed in the explosion.
Meanwhile, law enforcement agencies cordoned off the area and have started a search operation.