Security forces foil terror bid outside Imambargah in Quetta


The security forces on Thursday foiled a terror bid outside an Imambargah on Mecangi Road in Quetta and killed the terrorist.

The police said that the suicide bomber tried to enter the Imambargah in a burqa threw a hand grenade at the police but the police personnel opened fire at him, foiling his malicious plan. A guard was also injured in the firing of the terrorist.

DIG Abdul Razzaq Cheema said that the injured guard had been shifted to the civil hospital. He also said that the police officials must be praised for their bravery.

He further said that according to information available with police, two bombers have entered the city, adding that strict security measures have been adopted for Friday prayers.