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Two killed, several injured in bomb blast in Balochistan

IANS  |  Islamabad 

At least two policemen were killed and 11 others injured in a bomb blast in district of Pakistan's southwest province, a said.

The blast hit a police mobile near a market in the area of capital on Monday evening, quoted Provincial Interior as saying.

Police and rescue teams rushed to the site and shifted the bodies and injured to a hospital, where one of the injured was in critical condition. At least five police personnel were among the victims, an from the hospital said.

The said an initial investigation showed that the bomb was planted in a motorcycle parked on the roadside and it was detonated with a

No group has claimed the attack yet.

Police and paramilitary forces have cordoned off the area and launched a in the city.



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First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 03:20 IST