Blast kills 10 near a mosque in Balochistan

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Quetta [Pakistan], May 12 (ANI): At least 10 people were killed and several others injured in an explosion near a mosque in Balochistan's Mastung area shortly after Friday prayers. Geo News quoted Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F) leader Maulana Abdul Malik, as saying that Deputy Chairman Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri had been injured in the incident. He added that the bomb was targeted at a vehicle carrying Haideri. Geo News, quoting sources, said Haideri has been shifted to a civil hospital. Further updates are awaited. (ANI)