Convoy of tribal elders Mir Gul Khan Marri and Bahwal Khan Marri was hit by a timed device
QUETTA: At least eight people, including two tribal elders were killed in an IED blast in Manwar area of Bolan district of Balochistan on Thursday.
According to Balochistan Levies, a convoy of tribal elder Mir Gul Khan Marri and Bahwal Khan Marri was on way when it was hit by a timed device, killing eight people on the spot and destroying two vehicles.
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Sources said Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) officials had called Marri to hold negotiations and surrender.
The banned Balochistan Liberation Army has claimed responsibility for the attack.