QUETTA: A security guard was killed and four others were wounded in two separate bomb blast incidents in Dera Bugti and Barkhan districts of Balochistan. According to sources, a pickup of security personnel was on its way in Dera Bugti when it rolled on a landmine laid by unidentified people. Consequently, the driver identified as Sajjad was killed and another security personnel Gul Rehman sustained serious wounds. In a separate incident, three people were wounded in a blast in the Rakhani area of Barkhan district.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 13th, 2012.