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Suicide blast kills 10 including 2 police cops in Quetta: Reuters

17 February, 2020 16:46

Suicide blast kills 10 including 2 police cops in Quetta, Reuters reported.

The police vehicle remained the target of Monday’s terror attack near Quetta Press Club. 
Reuters reported that at least 10 people lost lives in a suicide blast. 
However, it quoted officials

Suicide blast kills 10

Otherwise, Pakistani media reported 7 to 8 deaths due to blast.
Reuters cited that according to the hospital official they had received 10 bodies so far and 35 injured in Civil Hospital.
However, a senior police official confirmed death of two police personnel due to suicide bombing.
Quetta Deputy Inspector General Abdul Razzaq Cheema said that explosion that occurred near the Quetta Press Club located on Shahrah-e-Adalat.

on January 10, 2020

A blast had killed 14 people, including  a DSP in Quetta mosque.

The powerful explosion ripped through the mosque in southwest Pakistan during Friday evening prayers.

The martyrs include DSP Amanullah who had lost his son in a blast.

So far, actual numbers of casualties remain unverified because of seriously wounded victims.

However, AP reported bombing also wounded 11 other worshipers in the city of Quetta, the capital of the restive Baluchistan province, said local police chief Mohammad Ajmal.

ISIS claimed

Notorious terror group Daesh (ISIS) claimed responsibility.
However, it said that its suicide bombing targeted Afghan Taliban.
But Taliban denied presence of its leaders in the mosque.

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