QUETTA: Unknown people blew up the house of former Balochistan Minister and central leader of Balochistan National Party (BNP-Awami) Mir Asghar Rind, while a leader of BNP-Mengal survived an armed attack in Turbat district, on Sunday.
Official sources said that unknown people planted explosive around the house of Mir Asghar Rind in Gomazi area of Mand late evening and blew it up.
“The house was completely destroyed in the blast,” levies officials said, adding that no casualty has reported in the blast as no one was present in the house when blast occurred.
The house of the brother of Mr. Rind has damaged partially in the blast that was located in the same area.
Meanwhile, a leader and candidate of Balochistan National Party (BNP-Mengal) Mir Hamal Baloch escaped an armed attack when traveling between Sirkin and Mirabad area of Turbat.
Unknown armed men opened fire on his convoy from nearby mountainous. However, security guards of Mir Hamal Baloch returned fire. After heavy exchange of fire, the attackers fled away from the scene. No casualty has reported. Mir Hamal is candidate of BNP-Mengal from PB-47-Turbat.