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Bomb blast kills 6 in southwest Pakistan

AFP/Quetta
Filed on May 21, 2021
A busy market place in Quetta, Pakistan. Photo: AFP

The bomb, which was attached to motorcycle, targeted the vehicle of the leader of party.


A bomb blast on Friday killed six people at a rally in Southwest Pakistan, police said.

The bomb, which was attached to a motorcycle, targeted the vehicle of the leader of the party that had organised the event, local police chief Jafar Khan told Reuters by phone.

It exploded as people were dispersing at the end of the rally in Chaman city near the Afghan border, he said.





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