30 injured as grenade lobbed at Kashmir Day rally in Sibi

By: News Desk      Published: 01:17 PM, 5 Feb, 2021
30 injured as grenade lobbed at Kashmir Day rally in Sibi

At least 30 people were injured when a hand grenade was hurled at a Kashmir Solidarity Day rally in Sibi on Friday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The rally was passing through Chakar Road Chungi when the hand grenade was thrown on it. However, the grenade missed its target.

Terrorist organisation Balochistan Republican Army has claimed the responsibility of attack on the rally.

The explosion slightly damaged a motorcycle and nearby buildings.

The wounded were rushed to Civil Hospital in Sibi in Edhi Foundation ambulances where the deputy commissioner has sounded an emergency.

Four of the injured people were stated to be in serious condition while four of them were children.

The security forces have surrounded the area after the bomb attack and started a search operation for the culprits.