Minister attacked in Dashat area
QUETTA: Balochistan Finance Minister Mir Asim Kurd escaped an attack in Dashat area of Mastung district late on Sunday night. “Mir Asim Kurd is safe,” Mastung Deputy Commissioner Noorul Haq told Dawn. Sources said that Mr Kurd was going to Quetta from Dashat when armed men opened fire on his convoy. His guards returned fire, but the assailants escaped.