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Bomb Attack on Balochistan constabulary van in bolan results in 9 officer dead and 13 injured: Police

2023-03-06
Bomb Attack on Balochistan constabulary van in bolan results in 9 officer dead and 13 injured: Police

In a bombing strike on Monday in Bolan, authorities said that at least nine members of the Balochistan Constabulary (BC) were martyred and 13 others were injured.


Mahmood Notezai, Kachhi Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), confirmed the fatalities to reporters.


He explained, "An explosion took place on the Kambri bridge in the area straddling the Sibi and Kachhi districts while the constabulary vehicle was on its way back to Quetta from Sibi.


The police van was struck by a motorcycle who was allegedly a suicide bomber, the officer said. The precise nature of the attack, he added, would be known only after an inquiry.


According to SSP Notezai, bomb disposal teams and security personnel have arrived at the scene, and the injured people have been sent to the Sibi Civil Hospital.


He stated that a search operation was in progress and that the area had been sealed off.


According to a statement released by the Balochistan Information Department, a government helicopter has been dispatched to Bolan to transport the injured people to Quetta.


Hospitals all throughout Quetta have also been placed under an emergency.