Gas pipeline blown up in Dera Bugti
QUETTA: A pipeline supplying gas to a purification plant from the gas field was blown up in Sui area of Dera Bugti District on Sunday.
Official sources said that unknown militants placed an explosive device along a pipeline connecting the purification plant with gas wells and detonated it. “A big portion of the pipeline has been blown up in the powerful explosion suspending gas supply to the plant,” Levies Force sources said.
Soon after the incident, security personnel reached the site and started investigation. Repair of the affected pipeline has been launched.