General Strike observed in Quetta

A complete shutter down strike was observed in the city on Saturday to mourn the killing of over 60 people and injuring more than hundred after a blast ripped through a Youm-ul Quds rally held to mark the Al-Quds day on Friday.

All main markets on Prince Road, Jinnah Road, Liaquat Baazar, Abdul Sattar Road remained closed, with thin traffic plying on the road.

Extra contingent of personnel of Law Enforcement Agencies were deployed on sensitive points and government installations while the patrolling of mobile teams of FC were also witnessed.

However no incident of violence took place during the day.