Three Levies personnel killed in Pishin blast

September 14, 2018





Three Levies personnel were killed in a blast in Pishin, Balochistan on Friday. One man has been injured.

Assistant Commissioner Bishor Amir Zaman's car was targeted in the attack that occurred near the Pishin Bypass. However, he was not in the car a the time of the blast. The explosive device was on a motorcycle.

The police sealed entry and exit routes to the city after the blast and called in the bomb disposal squad.

There were four people in the car -- three Levies personnel and one driver. The personnel who were killed have been identified as Jafar Khan, Ismatullah and Abdul Baqi.

The driver has been identified as Ainuddin. He has been shifted to Quetta after getting first aid.

Balochistan Home Minister Saleem Khosa wants a report on the attack and has said that the people injured should be treated immediately.

On April 28, six policemen were killed and several others, including eight FC personnel, were wounded in separate suicide blasts in Quetta.