QUETTA - Two people were killed and another wounded in a landmine blast and firing incidents in Dera Bugti and Kalat districts Thursday.

In the first incident, a tractor- trolley was on its way in Lup area of Dera Bugti when it rolled on a landmine. As a result, a man identified as Banda Khan died while another person sustained serious wounds. Local administration rushed to the site and shifted the deceased and injured to hospital.

In the second incident, unidentified armed men shot dead a student of 9th class in Kalat town. Police said the assailants opened fire, killing Muhammad Irfan on the spot.