Pakistan: Bomb, grenade attacks in Khuzdar and Noshki leaves one killed
Khuzdar, Pakistan: In grenade and bomb attacks in Pakistan's Khuzdar and Noshki areas have left one person dead and 10 others, including a woman, hurt, media reports said on Friday.
In one incident at Khuzdar’s Azadi Chowk, the police said unknown motorcyclists targeted a stall selling Pakistani flags and other decoration items ahead of Independence Day on Aug 14, The Dawn reported.
The attackers hurled a grenade at the stall which exploded and injured five people, including a woman passing by. Police and Frontier Corps rushed to the site and shifted the injured to a district hospital.
“One man who received multiple injuries succumbed to his wounds in the hospital,” SSP Khuzdar Javed Gharsheen told Dawn, adding that other victims also received splinter wounds.
The attackers fled the scene after the incident.
Police said a search operation was launched after the incident.
The deceased person was identified as Muhammad Yousaf.