At least 15 persons, including Member National Assembly Mir Ahmadan Bugti, were injured in an explosion that took place on Friday at the Gol Chowk in Balochistan’s province’s Dera Bugti District.

As per details, the blast occurred near a mosque as people were leaving its premises after offering Friday prayers.

At least 15 persons were injured in the explosion, including Member National Assembly Mir Ahmadan Bugti.

The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment. Conditions of some among the injured were stated to be critical.

The explosion caused damage to shops and vehicles in the area and created panic among residents.

Levies sources said a remote-controlled bomb was used in the explosion and the target of the attack was a member of the Pakistan Muslim League – Quaid (PML-Q).