SIBI: As many as 17 persons were injured one seriously in a bomb explosion here Sunday. According to details an explosion occurred in front of Check shop at Nishter road near Tareen hotel here today. Bomb was planted in a motorcycle. It was heard at distant places. It caused severe fear and panic among the people.
On information Deputy Commissioner Aziz Ahmed Jamali, Commandant Sibi Scouts Colonel Syed Ahsan Raza, DIG Sibi Qamarul Hassan and others rushed to the site. Levies police and security forces cordoned the area.
Due to explosion 17 persons including a journalist form Mach Masood Baloch, Aamir Khan, Abdul Rahim, Abdul Rauf, Mashooq Ali, Saleh Muhammad, Ghulam Jafar, Amir Bakhsh, Rizwan Ahmed, Noor Muhammad, Dad Muhammad, Muhammad Malook, Shahbaz Khan, Madad Khan and two children were injured. Condition of Madad Khan is stated to be serious.
DIG Sibi told that it was one and half Kg bomb planted in a motorcycle.
After explosion police as usual rounded up several suspects and started investigation.