Quetta bus attack claims 9 lives

QUETTA: As many as nine people were killed in an attack on a passenger bus in the Hazara Ganji area of Quetta on Thursday.

According to SP Sariab, Imran Qureshi, unknown gunmen opened fire on the passenger bus resulting in injuries to nine people. Six people lost their lives while on the way to the hospital, while two others succumbed to their injuries at the hospital.

After purchasing fruits and vegetables, passengers on the bus were returning to Quetta. Following the attack, panic gripped the area and an investigation has been launched by the police.