At least two martyred, 23 injured in Quetta suicide blast

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QUETTA: A suicide blast in Quetta’s Baleli area on Wednesday left two martyred and 23, 20 cops among them, injured.

Police said that a truck of Frontier Constabulary (FC) was targeted in the attack.  They said that the injured policemen and civilians were rushed to a nearby hospital. The martyred included a woman and a cop.

They said that the vehicle was taking policemen to their duties assigned for anti-polio drive.

The DIG Quetta said that the constabulary truck among three vehicles damaged in the blast. He said that 20-25 kilograms explosives were used in the blast.