QUETTA: At least two personnel of law enforcement agency were martyred and three others injured in a bomb explosion in security operation in Awaran and Barkhan districts of the province on Saturday.
In the operation, three alleged militants were killed. Unidentified armed men planted a remote-controlled explosive device in Jhao area of Awaran district and detonated it when a vehicle carrying personnel of Frontier Corps was passing by, official sources said.
“As a result of the explosion, two FC personnel were martyred and three others were injured,” a spokesman for FC said.
The martyrs and the injured were immediately shifted to hospital.
Security forces cordoned off the area.