MOSCOW (Sputnik) — According to the Dawn newspaper, citing Home Minister of the Balochistan province Sarfaraz Bugti, civilians as well as security forces officials are among the victims.
Blast in Quetta. Pakistan bleeds again.— Imy Asghar (@PakCricket_) 12 августа 2017 г.
Witnesses claim that the explosion occurred near a vehicle of security forces, with a statement of the Pakistani military saying that eight officers were killed in the blast, the media outlet added.
No terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the blast so far.