Miner dead, two security personnel injured

The police registered the case against unknown persons

Mohammad Zafar February 05, 2018
A coalmine in Balochistan. PHOTO: PPI

QUETTA: A mineworker was killed while five others including two police officials were injured in separate incidents at district Duki on Sunday.

On receiving information Levies and rescue workers reached to site and rescued the deceased and transferred the injured to local hospital.

Meanwhile, another incident occurred on Eastern Bypass area of Duki Town, where unidentified assailants ridding on motorcycle, fired on patrolling vehicle of police, as a result two officials identified as Nazir Ahmed and Noor Ahmed sustained serious injuries.

Three security personnel among 7 injured in attack

After the incident the police rushed to the spot and shifted their colleagues to nearest hospital, where the injured referred to Quetta for further treatment.

The police  registered the case against unknown persons and investigation under way, so far no group has claimed the responsibility for the attack.


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