Blast in Chaman kills at least one, injures 17

CHAMAN: At least one person was killed and 17 others injured when an explosive device planted on a motorcycle went off on Trench Road in Balochistan’s Chaman area on Thursday, police said.

Police said that the bomb was planted on a motorcycle which was parked outside a bank. They said that several shops and vehicles were damaged in the blast.

The injured were rushed shifted to the Civil Hospital for medical treatment.

Security forces cordoned off the area and began a search operation as investigations into the incident went underway.