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Pakistan: Bombings kill one, injures seven in Balochistan

11th May 2013

By Syed Ali Shah

(Dawn): At least one person was killed and seven injured in two different bomb explosions in Balochistan’s insurgency hit Naseerabad district on Saturday as people visited polling stations to cast their votes.

One person was killed and three injured in a remote controlled blast in Naseerabad district’s Haft Wali area, police said.

Police said militants targeted voters who were returning from casting their votes in Haft Wali. A remote-controlled device was used in the explosion.

One voter was killed and another three injured during the attack. Police said the voters were coming in a tractor trolley when attacked by militants.

In another incident, four persons were injured in a landmine explosion in Shehnshah area of Naseerabad. Police said militants targeted voters after casting their votes in the second attack as well.


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