Four killed in a bomb blast in Balochistan's Barkhan: Police
Islamabad/UNI: At least four people were killed while 12 others were injured when a motorcycle laden with explosives blew up in the Barkhan district of Balochistan, the police said on Sunday.
The police said that the explosion took place in the Rakhni Bazaar area and the injured have been shifted to a local hospital.
Some injured were also being shifted to Dera Ghazi Khan hospital, police added.
The law enforcement agency also shared that the explosion had damaged several cars, motorcycles and shops, according to Geo news.
PM Shehbaz Sharif sought a report of the incident from Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo and the inspector-general of police (IG).
The premier also directed to ensure the best medical facilities for those wounded in the blast.
"The terrorists will not be able to escape from the punishment," stressed the PM.
Condemning the incident, the prime minister expressed grief over the loss of lives. "We will make an example out of those who spill innocent blood," he added.
PM Shehbaz also prayed for those who lost their lives and for a speedy recovery of the injured.
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