At the least 9 policemen have been killed and lots of injured on Monday after a suicide bomber rammed a bike right into a police truck in southwestern Pakistan, reported information companies. A police spokesperson mentioned that the assault happened in Sibbi, a metropolis some 160 km east of Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province, in accordance with Reuters.
“The suicide bomber was driving a bike and hit the truck from behind,” senior police official Abdul Hai Aamir instructed AFP.
Kachhi Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Mahmood Notezai mentioned the injured individuals are being rushed to a close-by hospital, whereas bomb disposal squads and safety personnel have arrived on the website, reported Dawn. He mentioned the police have been coming back from a week-long cattle present the place they’d been offering safety, reported AFP.No group has claimed duty but for the assault.
Ethnic Baloch militants have been combating the federal government for many years, accusing it of exploiting Balochistan’s wealthy fuel and mineral assets.