10 killed, 40 injured in bomb explosion

District General

DERA ALLAH YAR: As many as ten people were killed and more than 40 injured in a big bomb explosion here Friday. Condition of 15 injured is serious. Several shops were also damaged. Entire city was shut following explosion.

According to details, a big explosion occurred in front of a shop at old bus stand along Sindh Balochistan national highway here today.

Ten persons including Haji Khwand Bakhsh Jamali, Shahzada Bugti, Habibullah Manjho, Tofail Ahmed Manjho, Nazeer Ahmed Domki, Raja Ali Bhangar and others were killed. More than forty were injured. Condition of 15 of them is stated to be very serious. Injured were shifted by government ambulances, Al Khidmat Ambulances, private vehicles to Jacobabad, Larkana, Sukkur, Quetta and other hospitals.

An emergency was wounded at the Dera Allah Yar hospital where doctors provided first aid to injured people.

Entire city w as closed in fear after the explosion. Hundreds of people reached hospital.

Commissioner Naseerabad, DC Jaffarabad, DIG Naseerabad, Chief Officer Municipal Committee Dera Allah Yar and others also rushed to the hospital.

Police reached the scene and cordoned the area. Police said it was 15/20 Kg time bomb.