Five security men injured as DPO’s convoy attacked in Awaran distirct

At least five security personnel were injured when the convoy of government officers was attacked in Awaran district of Balochistan on Saturday, police said. According to police, the District Police Officer Aziz Jakhrani and Assistant Commissioner Fayyaz Ali were on a routine patrol in Jhao area of the district when unidentified gunmen ambushed their convoy.

ANP leader, brother killed in blast in Harnai

A local leader of the Awami National Party and his brother were killed in a roadside bomb blast in Harnai district of Balochistan on Friday, officials said here. According to Deputy Commissioner of Harnai, Abdus Salam Achakzai, ANP’s district president Abdur Razzaq was travelling to Pishin along with his brother to attend a public meeting when his car was attacked with an improvised explosive device (IED) previously planted on the road near Shahrag area.