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DG Khan: Blast hits PML-N MNA’s office, kills seven

Latest Update: October 14, 2015 | 445 Views

DG KHAN: A large explosion ripped through the office of Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) lawmaker Amjad Farooq Khosa in Tonsa area in Dera Ghazi Khan on Wednesday.

According to the District Police Officer in DG Khan, at least seven people were killed and between 15 to 20 were injured in the blast at the office of the MNA.

Police officials fearing that the number of casualties may rise.

Police and rescue teams arrived at the scene and shifted the dead and injured to tehsil headquarters hospital where doctors from city’s private clinics were also called for emergency duties.

According to sources, Khosa was not present at the office when the explosion took place.

Sardar Amjad Farooq Khosa was elected MNA from NA-171 seat in 2013 general elections.


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