Church attack: Two killed in Quetta shooting

Quetta: At least two killed, five others were injured in a firing incident near a church in Quetta, Newsone reported.


Two men on a motorcycle began shooting at churchgoers, who were on their way home from the local church, Ataullah Shah, a local police official said.

At the hospital, people screamed and cried as the two bodies were brought in on a stretcher covered with white sheets. The deceased’s relatives lodged a protest outside, maintaining that immediate first-aid could have saved those who died,

The local police authorities started a probe into the matter.