Pakistan

QUETTA  – The outlawed Baloch Liberation Army‏ has claimed responsibility for the suicide attack aimed at the bus carrying employees of Saindak Copper-Gold Project in Dalbandin, Chaghai on Saturday.

The proscribed outfit released the picture of the suicide bomber identified as Rehan Baloch who is a part of BLA Majeed Brigade.

The bomber is believed to be the son of Aslam Baloch, the senior commander of the Balochistan-based group. Allah Nazar Baloch, the chairman of the Baloch Students Organization, also confirmed that Rehan Baloch was behind the Balochistan suicide bombing.

At least six people, including Chinese engineers, were injured in a blast apparently aimed at the bus in Dalbandin, Chaghai on Saturday.

According to the Levies source, the injured were rushed to a nearby hospital.

Following the blast, security forces sealed off the area and launched investigations into the incident.