Pakistan

ZHOB (Staff Report) – At least four security personnel were injured on Friday when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a mosque in Balochistan.


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Sources said the incident took place in Balochistan’s Zhob district where a suicide bomber targeted a mosque located inside cantonment area.

“A Pak army soldier performing guard duty stopped the attacker outside main gate of the mosque before he blew himself up,” Deputy Commissioner Zohb, Nazir Ahmed told the media.

The injured were shifted to civil hospital Zhob.

A large number of people were offering Friday prayer in the mosque.

Zhob is a small town and district capital of Zhob district in Balochistan.