QUETTA: Police foiled a terror bid on Thursday and recovered 3 kilogram (kg) of explosive materials attached to a railway track in Dasht area of Mastung district.
Police personnel, acting on a tip-off, reached Spezand area of Dasht and found a suspicious-looking plastic bag along the railway track.
“It was an attempt to blow up the railway track,” official said.
A case has been registered and investigations are under way.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 18th, 2012.
More in PakistanTurkish prime minister to address joint Parliament session