3 security personnel killed in Dera Bugti mine blast
12 October, 2012
QUETTA: Three security personnel were killed and five others sustained injuries in a landmine blast in Borbaj area, some three kilometres from Dera Bugti, on Thursday.
According to sources, the landmine hit a vehicle carrying security personnel who were tasked with distributing ration among their colleagues. Three of the security men were killed and five others sustained injuries.
The Frontier Corps rushed to the spot following the incident and cordoned off the area. The deceased and injured were taken to hospital in Dera Bugti. The deceased were identified as sepoy Attaullah, Asghar and Mohibullah, and injured as Ghos Baksh, Hussain Baksh, Manzoor and Muhammad Amin.
A case about the incident has been registered against unidentified people and investigation has been initiated.