ISLAMABAD, (Xinhua): At least one person was killed and six others injured when a blast went off near Pakistan’s southwest city of Quetta on Thursday morning, reported local media Dunya.
According to the report, the blast took place at about 10:20 a. m. local time in Kuchlak, a town lying some 20 km to the northwest of Quetta, capital of Balochistan Province.
The report quoted eyewitnesses as saying it was a suicide blast.
One local TV channel Express said the blast occurred inside a mosque.
All the injured have been shifted to nearby hospital.
No further details about the blast are immediately available.