Bomb blast near university in Balochistan kills two policemen

At least two policemen were killed and five others injured on Tuesday in a bomb blast targeting a traffic police post in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province.

PTI May 10, 2016 16:17:40 IST
Bomb blast near university in Balochistan kills two policemen

Karachi: At least two policemen were killed and five others injured on Tuesday in a bomb blast targeting a traffic police post in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province.

Bomb blast near university in Balochistan kills two policemen

Representational image. AP

The explosion occurred near the Balochistan University in provincial capital Quetta.

Baluchistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti said that a traffic police post was the target of the bombing. "Two policemen were killed and five people injured, including three policemen," he said.

The injured have been shifted to a nearby hospital.

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