At least 128 people martyred including Balochistan Awami Party’s leader Siraj Raisani and 200 others injured in Mastung bomb blast occurred in Dringarh area of Mastung in an election rally
Siraj Raisani was the younger brother of former Chief Minister Balochistan Aslam Raisaini.
Levies sources have said that the blast targeted a corner meeting for election campaign of Nawabzada Siraj, a Balochistan Awami Party candidate from PB-35 Mastung.
The injured have been shifted to district headquarters (DHQ) hospital Mastung for medical treatment. Siraj was shifted to Quetta where he succumbed to his injuries.
President Mamnoon Hussain and caretaker Prime Minister Nasir ul Mulk has strongly condemned the Mastung blast and expressed grief over loss of precious lives.
President Mamnoon has directed the authorities to provide best medical facilities to the injured and also prayed for speedy recover of the injured.
Caretaker Chief Minister Balochistan Alauddin Marri also condemned Mastung blast and sought immediate report from Mastung administration.