QUETTA- Militants have blown up a 24-inch gas pipeline in Doli area of Dera Bugti district today morning.

Quetta Police told that militants had planted explosive materials close to the gas pipeline in Doli area of Dera Bugti district, which went-off with a big sound and blew up the gas pipeline .

They said that gas supply to some areas of Punjab has been suspended after the blast. Personnel of Frontier Corps and levies force reached the spot and cordoned off the area to launch a probe into the incident.