One dead, 9 injured in Chaman blast

One dead, 9 injured in Chaman blast

Chaman (Staff Report): A man was killed and 9 others were wounded in a blast in Chaman on Sunday.

Police said unidentified miscreants allegedly targeted a vehicle carrying FC personnel in the Mall Road area of Chaman. The suspects had reportedly planted improvised explosive device (IED) in a motorcycle parked on the roadside.

In the blast, at least 9 persons, including a child, were wounded.

The injured were rushed to Civil Hospital Chaman for medical treatment where a state of emergency was imposed to treat the injured.

The impact of the blast broke the windows of nearby shops and vehicles.

Law enforcement agencies have cordoned off the site of the blast.