A bomb today exploded near the election rally of the nationalist Baluchistan Awami Party in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province, killing at least ten people and injuring 35 others, police said, the second attack during the day targeting the politicians contesting in the general elections.
At least ten people have been killed and around 35 injured when the blast hit the rally of the Baluchistan Awami Party (BAP) in the Derengarh area of Mastung district, police said.
The blast targeted a convoy led by Siraj, who is a candidate for the BAP for a provincial assembly seat from Mastung district.
"The injured have been shifted to different hospitals in Quetta," an official said.
A spokesman of the BAP said yesterday also two persons were injured in a blast outside the party offices in Khuzdar.
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