Blast kills 3, injures 6 in Tando Allah Yar
MIRPURKHAS: At least three labours, including a woman and a child, were killed and six others were seriously injured when a suspected bombshell exploded with a bang in Village Jumma Khan Magsi of District Tando Allah Yar.
The explosion came while the labours were digging a ditch, killing three of them on the spot, Piaro Lund Police Station SHO Pervez Junejo said.
The victims were identified as Ashok, a boy, Makhan and a woman, Shrimeti Pathani – all of them Bheel by caste. The injured were rushed to Civil Hospital, Tando Allah Yar, for first aid.
The SHO said that Bomb Disposal Squad reached the spot and examined the pieces of the exploding device but were unable to establish the kind of the material.