QUETTA: On Friday, at least two people embraced martyrdom and several sustained injuries in an explosion in a mosque in Quetta’s Pashtoon Abad area on Friday.
Rescue sources said, 15 people were injured in the blast with three said to be in critical condition at Quetta’s Civil hospital.
Police said the blast occurred inside Masjid Rahmania during Friday’s prayers.
According to Newsone, the blast took place at 01:15 PM.
According to initial reports, the explosion shattered windowpanes of the houses nearby. The nature of the blast is yet to be determined.
Police have cordoned the area and launched an investigation to ascertain the cause of the explosion.