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Pakistan: 38 people injured in twin blasts in Baluchistan

Karachi, Oct 20: Two grenade blasts have rocked Pakistan's restive south-western province of Baluchistan, injuring at least 38 people, police said.

The twin blasts took place within minutes in the Mastung and Gwadar districts, police said.

According to senior police officials, around 12 people were injured, three of them seriously, when two men on a motorcycle wearing helmets threw a hand grenade at a crowd in the Sultan Shaheed area in Mastung town on Thursday.

The injured were shifted to a hospital while three were moved to Quetta as their condition was serious, local police official Gulab Khan said.

The second attack took place when two men on a motorcycle threw a hand grenade at Al-Zubair hotel outside a mobile market in Safar Khan area of Gwadar town.

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