10 people also injured as suicide bomber explodes in Bagh tehsil of Kachhi district during evening prayers
QUETTA: At least seven people were killed and 10 others wounded as a suicide bomber struck an imambargah in Bagh tehsil of Kachhi district, 300kms off Quetta in Balochistan.
Tehsildar Bagh Ahsan Ali Gulla confirmed the death toll, saying the suicide attacker exploded during evening prayers.
Rescue workers and law enforcers soon reached the site, and shifted the deceased and injured to nearby hospitals.
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Chalghri is a remote area lacking proper infrastructure.
“There are no ambulances to transport the victims to hospitals,” eyewitnesses said, adding the dead and injured were shifted via private vehicles.
Shia Muslims are in a minority in Bagh Tehsil.