2016-07-28

Pakistani tribal elder gunned down; bomb kills 7 in Quetta

Staff Report

QUETTA -- A Balochistan tribal elder was gunned down July 27, while seven Pakistanis were wounded by a Quetta roadside bomb, Dawn reported.

Mir Bashir Ahmed Bizenjo was killed at home in Hub, Dawn reported.

Bizenjo was the cousin of a former Balochistan Assembly deputy speaker and the brother of Awaran District Council Chairman Naseer Ahmed Bizenjo.

Separately, a July 27 roadside bomb in Quetta injured seven people, including three Frontier Corps (FC) personnel, FC spokesperson Khan Wasey told Dawn.

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