Two cops martyred, five others injured in blast near Balochistan University in Quetta
QUETTA (92 News) – Two policemen were martyred while five others injured in a blast near the university on Saryab Road on Tuesday.
The injured were shifted to Civil Hospital.
After getting information, the police besieged the area and launched the search operation.
Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti also reached the spot and monitored the rescue operation.
Sources said that the blast was conducted through a time device and explosive material weighing 2-4kg had been used in it.
As many as 23 jawans have embraced martyrdom in the terrorism-related incident this year.
Funeral for the martyred cops was held. Balochistan Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri, Commander Southern Command, the IG FC the chief secretary and high-ranking officers participated in the funeral.